April 13, 2010

Farber and Zino Named ECAC Metro Players of the Week for Softball

Farber and Zino Named ECAC Players of the Week for Softball

- Farber named Co-Player of the Week, Zino named Pitcher of the Week -

Centerville, Mass. - Junior shortstop Nicole Farber (Oakdale, N.Y./Connetquot) was named ECAC Metro Softball Player of the Week and sophomore pitcher Hope Zino (Bay Shore, N.Y./Bay Shore) was named Pitcher of the Week on Tuesday, April 13th.

Farber batted .550 on the week, going 11-for-20 at the plate. She posted an RBI in all but one game with a total of eight this week. Her team improved to 18-8, 11-1 in Skyline play. She also stole four bases and had two extra base hits this week.

Hope went 4-0 this week with a 0.00 ERA, allowing no more than three hits in each game. She fanned ten batters and walked just one in a 4-2 win over Baruch College, before fanning nine more in a 6-1 win over St. Joe’s. She pitched three innings in the second of the doubleheader versus St. Joe’s, fanning two. Hope ended the week with a 8-0 victory over Sage, striking out six and pitching perfectly until allowing the only two hits in the fourth inning.

 

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