Courtesy: America East Communications

Stony Brook Sweeps Week 6 #AEBASE Awards

Release: 03/28/2017

BOSTON - Conference play began in the America East last week with three series taking place over the weekend. Both UMBC and Stony Brook earned series wins as the Retrievers took two of three from Albany and the Seawolves won two of three against Hartford. Binghamton and UMass Lowell played a brief two-game series due to weather with each team winning one game. Here are the week six award winners:

Player of the Week
Brandon Janofsky, Stony Brook, So., 2B, Jackson, N.J.

  • Hit. .500 in a 3-1 week for the Seawolves, recording six hits and scoring seven runs.
  • Batted .600 in a three-game series against Hartford, including 3-for-3 in game two on Friday with three runs scored. 
  • Drove in two runs in game one of the series.
  • Finished the weekend going 2-for-4 with three runs scored in a 14-0 win.

Pitcher & Rookie of the Week
Brian Hermann, Stony Brook, Fr., RHP, Northport, N.Y.

  • Scatted three hits and struck out five in seven shutout innings against Hartford.
  • Has not allowed a run in 13-straight innings.

Notes

  • UMass Lowell is ranked third in the latest NEIBA poll.

Weekly Award Winners
Feb. 21 - Player of the Week: Russ Olive, UMass Lowell; Pitcher of the Week: Nick Silva, Maine; Rookie of the Week: Michael Wilson, Stony Brook
Feb. 28 - Player of the Week: Justin Yurchak, Binghamton; Pitcher of the Week: Nick Silva, Maine; Rookie of the Week: Austin Young, UMass Lowell
March 6 - Player of the Week: Paul Rufo, Binghamton; Pitcher of the Week: Jacob Christian, UMBC; Rookie of the Week: Mac Wangenstein, Albany
March 13 - Player of the Week: Chris Sharpe, UMass Lowell; Pitcher of the Week: Jack McClure, Albany; Rookie of the Week: John Polichetti, UMass Lowell

March 21 - Player of the Week: Kyle Sacks, Albany; Pitcher of the Week: Kenny McLean, Albany; Rookie of the Week: John Polichetti, UMass Lowell
March 28 - Player of the Week: Brandon Janofsky, Stony Brook; Pitcher & Rookie of the Week: Brian Herrmann, Stony Brook

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