OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Finlandia University junior pitcher Brittany Garland (Long Beach, Calif.) has been named the Association of Division III Independents softball Player of the Week. Garland was 5-0 on the week as a pitcher and threw every inning except one. From the plate, she was 8-for-16 and with 10 runs scored, five home runs and 20 RBI. On Sunday, she hit the game-winning home run in the eighth inning to give the Lions a 5-4 victory. She also had three games with more than five RBI per game and had a home run in four of the five games.