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June 29: Emilee Linder, Pekin

By Jason Van Arkel, June 29, 2017

The Kiss FM Athlete of the Week is Pekin softball player Emilee Linder. The freshman hit .500 in four games for the Lady Panthers, with two doubles, a triple, six RBI and eight runs scored, and also threw a complete-game, two-hitter from the circle in Pekin’s win over Winfield-Mt. Union. She talked to Kiss FM about how her team seems to be hitting its stride.