Milford High School senior softball player Valerie Thompson is one of three nominees for this week’s LaRosa’s MVP of the Week. Click here to vote for Valerie for the award.
As a junior, Thompson earned honorable mention All-Ohio and first team All-Eastern Cincinnati Conference honors. In her season as a full-time pitcher, Thompson capped the campaign as the most dominant pitcher in the league, posting a 19-3 record in the circle, including 10 shutouts, while holding a 1.01 ERA and limiting opponents to a .165 average. She also struck out 134. At the plate, Thompson hit .338 with four doubles and 22 RBI. Thompson has already committed to continue her playing career at Tennessee State University after graduation.