NESCAC Weekly Release - March 26, 2018

NESCAC Weekly Release - March 26, 2018
NESCAC Spring Weekly Release #4
Men's Lacrosse Player of the Week
Frank Hattler - TUF Frank Hattler
Tufts University
Senior • Midfield • Palo Alto, Calif.

Hattler recorded 10 points in a 2-0 week for the Jumbos. He had career-highs with seven goals and eight points in Tufts’ double-overtime win over SUNY Cortland, including the game-winner. Hattler also scored two goals in the Jumbos’ 16-14 win against Trinity.
Women's Lacrosse Player of the Week
Sasha Fritts - Colby Sasha Fritts
Colby College
Senior • Attack • Darien, Conn.

Fritts had 10 goals in two games and finished with seven ground balls and two caused turnovers in a 2-0 week. She scored nearly half the Mules’ goals in a 15-3 win over Connecticut College. Trailing 2-1 to the Camels, Fritts had three of the next five goals to help Colby take a 6-2 halftime lead. She also had three goals in Colby’s win over Wellesley. Fritts is tied for the team lead in scoring with 18 goals and one assist for 19 points.
Baseball Player of the Week
Matt Jeye - Wesleyan Matt Jeye
Wesleyan University
Senior • Outfield • Holliston, Mass.

Jeye went 10-for-22 at the plate with a home run, two doubles, a triple, 14 RBIs and eight runs scored in a 3-2 week for the Cardinals in Tucson, Ariz. He registered eight RBIs, a three-run homer, a double, four runs, and a 3-for-5 effort in the batter’s box during a win over Oberlin. He also went 3-for-5 with five RBIs, a triple, a double and a run scored in a 14-5 victory over Wisconsin-Superior during the Cardinals’ spring-trip finale on Friday. 
Baseball Pitcher of the Week
Sam Schneider - Amherst Sam Schneider
Amherst College
Senior • Pitcher • Coronado, Calif.

In six innings of Amherst’s 9-1 victory over Fitchburg State, Schneider fanned 11 batters and gave up one hit and two walks. His strikeout per walk ratio was 16.5, and he picked up his first victory of the season.
Softball Player of the Week
Lexi Curt - Williams Lexi Curt
Williams College
Senior • Infield/Catcher • Moorpark, Calif.

Curt batted .394 with a .447 on-base percentage and a .970 slugging percentage in a 7-3 week for the Ephs. She drove home 12 runs while scoring 11 and 10 of her 13 hits were for extra bases, including five doubles, one triple and four home runs. In the process, she set all-time records at Williams for RBIs and total bases.
Softball Pitcher of the Week
Kristi Van Meter - Tufts Kristi Van Meter
Tufts University
First Year • Pitcher • Amston, Conn.

Van Meter had three wins and a save for Tufts in Florida last week. She posted a 0.98 ERA while allowing 18 hits with 28 strikeouts and three walks in 28.2 innings. Batters hit .171 against her. She gave up six hits and a run with eight strikeouts and no walks in a complete-game win over Wisconsin-Superior. She saved a win over Wellesley on Saturday by coming in and stranding the tying run on second base in the sixth and retiring all six batters she faced.