NECC Softball - Athletes of the Week #5

NECC Softball - Athletes of the Week #5

Player of the Week

Sarah Ellis, Becker

Ellis hit .571 to lead the Hawks to a 5-1 week, scoring six runs and driving in five more. Ellis went 6-for-6 over two games against Worcester State on Thursday, scoring the tying run in the bottom of the seventh in game two to help spark a victory. The sophomore had four multi-hit games totaling 12 while also earning 14 total bases and two extra base hits.

Pitcher of the Week

Elisabeth Schaffer, Eastern Nazarene

Schaffer went 2-0 on the week with a 0.00 ERA totaling 19 strikeouts in 11 innings of work. The junior tossed a complete game against Lasell striking out 11 while only allowing one hit. She then followed up with a no hitter complete game against Bay Path recording eight strikeouts.

Rookie of the Week

Emily Iacovelli, Becker

Iacovelli helped lead the Hawks to a 5-1 week as she hit three home runs and a double while driving in nine ribbies with five runs scored. The rookie totaled 14 bases with four extra base hits while also recording a stolen base with a 1.00 slugging percentage.