Averi has been playing softball for 8 years. She is a pitcher and 3rd baseman for the Lady Miners softball team. Averi says that her favorite part about the team is, “Late night games and getting to know my teammates.” Averi’s advice to her younger teammates is to take it as slowly as you can. High school goes by fast and make sure to enjoy all of the moments. Always work hard to learn as much as you can in every aspect. Averi’s goals for the season are simple, learn to work hard, to get better, to make friends, and to win. She has definitely helped the Lady Miners so far as they start the remain the only unbeaten team in 6A at this point in the season. Averi is this week’s Des News Softball Player of the Week. Read the article HERE. Averi will continue learning and growing in softball at the next level when she joins the UVU softball team in the fall.