Courtesy: America East Communications

Trio Earns Week #9 #AESB Awards

Release: 04/11/2017

BOSTON – Conference play in America East softball resumed last weekend with Maine sweeping three games from Hartford and UMBC and UMass Lowell taking two of three from Stony Brook and Albany, respectively. 

Here are the week #9 award winners:

Player of the Week
Elizabeth Snow, Albany - Sr., C/DH, Long Beach, Calif.

  • Had a 2.114 OPS going 9-for-15 with six extra-base hits in a 3-2 week for Albany
  • Belted pair of doubles, a triple and three home runs.
  • Drove in 11 runs and scored eight.
  • This is Snow's third Player of the Week honor of the season (2/28, 3/7). 

Pitcher of the Week
Kim Puccio, UMBC - Jr., P, Sparta, N.J.

  • Went 2-0 with a 0.58 ERA allowing just one run over 12 innings pitched leading UMBC to its first wins over Stony Brook since 2011.
  • Struck out 10 and walked none.
  • This is Puccio's third Pitcher of the Week honor of the season (2/14, 3/14).

Rookie of the Week
Courtney Cashman, UMass Lowell - Fr., SS, Danvers, Mass.

  • Slashed .643/.737/1.000 in leading UMass Lowell to a 3-2 week, including a series win over Albany.
  • Scored seven runs and drove in six. 
  • This is Cashman's second career Rookie of the Week honor (3/21).

Weekly Awards
Feb. 14 - Player of the Week: Kaelin Jackson, UMBC; Pitcher of the Week: Kim Puccio, UMBC; Rookie of the Week: Evvie Buehlman, UMBC

Feb. 21 - Player & Rookie of the Week: Maddie Daigneau, UMBC; Pitcher of the Week: Jessica Holte, UMBC
Feb. 28 - Player of the Week: Liz Snow, Albany; Pitcher of the Week: Kaysee Talcik, UMass Lowell; Rookie of the Week: Maddie Daigneau, UMBC
March 7 - Player of the Week: Liz Snow, Albany; Pitcher of the Week:Kelly Lane, UMBC; Rookie of the Week: Bailey Turner, Albany
March 14 - Player & Rookie of the Week: Maddie Daigneau, UMBC; Pitcher of the Week: Kim Puccio, UMBC
March 21 - Player of the Week: Kate Richard, Binghamton; Pitcher of the Week: Rayn Gibson, Binghamton; Rookie of the Week: Courtney Cashman, UMass Lowell
March 28 - Player of the Week: Kelly Lane, UMBC; Pitcher of the Week: Lindsey Hughes, Stony Brook; Rookie of the Week: Jourdin Hering, Stony Brook
April 4 - Player of the Week: Jessica Rutherford, Binghamton; Pitcher of the Week: Kaysee Talcik, UMass Lowell; Rookie of the Week: Melissa Rahrich, Stony Brook
April 11- Player of the Week: Liz Snow, Albany; Pitcher of the Week: Kim Puccio, UMBC; Rookie of the Week: Courtney Cashman, UMass Lowell

 

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