Royer, Loukopoulos awarded ECAC Players of the Week

Royer, Loukopoulos awarded ECAC Players of the Week

DANBURY, Conn. – Wesley College junior infielder Ashley Royer and freshman pitcher Dori Loukopoulos earned Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III South Softball Player of the Week honors for the week ending on March 18.

Royer was named the Player of the Week collected a .636 (14-for-22) batting average with nine runs scored, eight RBIs, five doubles, a triple and a stolen base. Royer collected hits in seven of the eight games in Myrtle Beach. Against Franciscan University, Royer went 3-for-4 with three RBIs and was a home run away from hitting for the cycle.

Loukopoulos was tabbed the Rookie of the Week after going 4-0 in 22.2 innings of work in Myrtle Beach, including two complete games. The freshman recorded 16 strikeouts over the stretch.