Marcano named Fastpitch News DIII National Player of the Week

Marcano named Fastpitch News DIII National Player of the Week

DOVER, Del. – Wesley College senior Nina Marcano was named Division III Player of the Week, as announced by Fastpitch News on Tuesday.

Marcano was locked in at the plate for the Wolverines during their spring break trip to Myrtle Beach. Marcano batted .462 with two home runs, 11 RBI, seven runs scored, three triples and a double. Marcano also slugged at a .962 clip and went a perfect 5-for-5 in stolen base attempts. Against Hilbert, she hit a three-run walk-off home run to give the Wolverines the 10-2 run-rule victory.

So far this season, Marcano is second in the Capital Athletic Conference in slugging percentage (.860), third in batting average (.535), third in RBI (22) and tied for fourth in hits (23)

The Wolverines (10-2) are scheduled to be back in action on Saturday at 1 p.m. for a road doubleheader at Penn State Abington.