UNION ACADEMY'S GRACIE HOLLINGSWORTH
The 2022 Cy Young award winner is Union Academy’s Gracie Hollingsworth. Gracie led Union Co. in wins with 18 against 6 losses, led Union Co. with 266 strikeouts and registered a 1.67 ERA. Gracie was named to the 2021 ALL-UCHSSoftball.com’s 1st team, 1st team ALL-YVC and YVC Pitcher of the Year. Gracie was named All-State and 1A Pitcher of the Year. Gracie threw 12 shutouts on the season while recording 15 games of 10+ strikeouts including a career high 18 strikeouts in a win over JM Robinson. At the plate Gracie batted .391 with 27 hits while driving in 36 runs and smacking 9 homeruns. Ms. Hollingsworth helped lead the Cardinals to an 18-6 record & into the 3rd round of the state playoffs. CONGRATULATIONS GRACIE!!!