Four Owls Earn Player of the Week Honors
NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. 4/16/12 – Four Keene State College student-athletes earned player of the week honors, as announced by the Little East Conference office on Monday afternoon.
Pitcher of the
Chris Crutcher (Londonderry, N.H.), Junior, Keene State College
Crutcher registered his finest performance of the season, allowing just two runs (one earned) on five hits against Westfield State on April 12. The Londonderry, N.H. product recorded five strikeouts, while yielding just two walks to collect his fourth win on the campaign.
Lacrosse Offensive Player of the
Taylor Jette (Simsbury, Conn.), Junior, Keene State College
Jette produced nine points, on six goals and three assists, to help Keene State post a 2-0 mark this past week. The junior from Simsbury, Conn. recorded seven points, including five markers, as the Owls defeated Connecticut College. It was his fifth hat trick on the campaign. Jette also registered a goal and an assist in limited action against Little East foe Salem State on April 14.
Lacrosse Goalie of the
Erin Taylor (Brewster, N.Y.), Sophomore, Keene State College
Taylor posted a 2-0 mark this past week with a 6.00 goals against average in Keene State’s victories over New England College and MIT. The Brewster, N.Y. product stopped eight of the nine shots she faced in the win at the Pilgrims, while making four saves against the Engineers.
Track Athlete of
Maggie Fitter (Branford, Conn.), Junior, Keene State College
Fitter qualified for the New England Division III Championships, ECAC Championships, and New England Open Championships in the 800-meter run this past weekend at the UMass Amherst Invitational. The junior from Branford placed eighth with a time of two minutes, 16.73 seconds.