Nevada senior Grace Francis is the Nevada Journal Athlete of the Week. Francis went 3-for-3 with a walk and an RBI for the Nevada softball against Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont in the Class 3A regional quarterfinals July 3 in Eddyville. The Cubs nearly upset the No. 6 Rockets, falling by a 4-3 score. Francis also doubled for one of only two Nevada hits in a 5-0 loss to No. 9 Roland-Story on July 2.