Courtesy: America East Communications

Snow, Flowers, Rivera Garner #AESB Weekly Awards

Release: 04/12/2016

BOSTON - Through three weeks of conference play, two unbeaten teams still remain. Albany ran its league record to 7-0 with a doubleheader sweep of UMBC over the weekend. Binghamton, which was idle last weekend, is a perfect 6-0 and has won 11 straight overall. Maine (4-1) and Stony Brook (6-2) also swept league sets last weekend from UMass Lowell and Hartford, respectively, last weekend.

Read about this week's award winners below:

Player of the Week
Liz Snow, Albany - Jr., DP, Long Beach, Calif.

  • Hit .714 (5-for-7) also walked once in leading Albany to a 2-0 week.
  • Slugged 1.571, hitting a home run and three doubles.
  • Drove in five runs and scored a pair in the doubleheader sweep of UMBC.
  • This is her second Player of the Week award of the seaon (March 15).

Pitcher of the Week
Molly Flowers, Maine - So, P, East Haven, Conn.

  • Threw her second career no-hitter in Maine's five-inning win over UMass Lowell Saturday.
  • Eleven of the 15 outs she recorded came via strikeout.

Rookie of the Week
Irene Rivera, Stony Brook - Fr., C/DP, Sylmar, Calif.

  • Compiled a slash line of .571/.684/.929 in leading Stony Brook to a 5-0 week.
  • Belted a homer and two doubles.
  • Drove in eight runs and scored four.
  • This is her second Rookie of the Week award of the season (March 29).

Weekly Awards

Feb. 23 - Player of the Week: Alexandra Pisciotta, Stony Brook; Pitcher of the Week: Kaycee Talcik, UMass Lowell; Rookie of the Week: Morgan Peyou, UMBC

March 1 - Player of the Week: Chrysti Eichner, Binghamton; Pitcher of the Week: Jessica Holte, UMBC; Rookie of the Week: Sarah Petzold, Albany

March 8 - Player of the Week: Kaelin Jackson, UMBC; Pitcher of the Week: Kim Puccio, UMBC; Rookie of the Week: McKenzie Bump, Albany

March 15 - Player of the Week: Liz Snow, Albany; Pitcher of the Week: Sarah Miller, Binghamton; Rookie of the Week: Morgan Peyou, UMBC

March 22 - Player of the Week: Bridget O'Malley, UMBC; Pitcher of the Week: Devin Durando, Albany; Rookie of the Week: Alyssa Derrick, Maine

March 29 - Player of the Week: Sydney Harbaugh, Binghamton; Pitcher of the Week: Maddy Neales, Stony Brook; Rookie of the Week: Irene Rivera, Stony Brook

April 5 - Player of the Week: Griffin McIver, Binghamton; Pitcher & Rookie of the Week: Chelsea Verdolivo, Albany


April 12 - Player of the Week: Liz Snow, Albany; Pitcher of the Week: Molly Flowers, Maine; Rookie of the Week: Irene Rivera, Stony Brook