Genova Named ECAC Metro Co-Hitter of the Week

Genova Named ECAC Metro Co-Hitter of the Week

- Genova Receives ECAC Weekly Honor -

Centerville, Mass. - The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) has announced its Division I-II-III (regional) softball weekly awards for March 27, for the period ending Sunday. Sophomore shortstop Hillary Genova (Brentwood, N.Y.) was named the DIII Metro Region's Softball Co-Hitter of the Week.


Division III – Metro

Co-Hitters of the Week

Kristen Beikirch – The Sage Colleges
Freshman, Second Base, Brockport, N.Y.

Beikirch led The Sage Colleges to a 6-0 week with an impressive showing at the plate. The freshman batted 11-for-22 (.500) while accounting for nine RBI, eight runs scored and four stolen bases on the week. Beikirch's 11 hits brings her season batting average up to a sizzling .544.

Hillary Genova – Farmingdale State College
Senior, Shortstop, Brentwood, N.Y.

Genova hit safely in all six games last week, leading Farmingdale State to a 5-1 record. She went 9-for-18 (.500) with nine RBI and scored 11 runs as she led the Rams to the top of the Skyline Conference standings at 4-0.


To view all ECAC Softball Players of the Week for March 27, 2012 - click HERE.