Jamieson, Soldinger and Crescenzo Tabbed MAAC Baseball Weekly Winners
Release: March 28, 2011
SEAN JAMIESON, CANISIUS
Senior, SS, 6-0, 197, Simcoe, Ontario/Niagara County CC
Jamieson hit .435 (10-for-23) with 11 runs scored, 14 RBI, four home runs and four stolen bases in five games last week. He had three multi-hit games, scored at least two runs in four games and hit a homer in three of the five games. Jamieson set the school record with nine RBI in the win at Morehead State and became the first Golden Griffin in 15 years to hit for the cycle.
MAAC Pitcher of the Week
JOHN SOLDINGER, MANHATTAN
Sophomore, RHP, 6-23, 215, Bay Shore, N.Y./Bay Shore
Soldinger pitched his third complete game of the season to propel the Jaspers to a 4-1 victory in game one of a doubleheader sweep at Siena on Saturday. He struck out a career-high 10 batters and carried a no-hitter into the sixth inning. Soldinger yielded just two hits in the ballgame and registered a .074 batting average against. He retired the first 12 Siena hitters in order, and then closed the game strong by sitting down eight of the last 10 batters faced.
MAAC Rookie of the Week
NICK CRESCENZO, RIDER
Freshman, OF, 5-9, 175, Hammonton, N.J./Hammonton
Crescenzo batted .643 last week, leading Rider to three-game sweep of Niagara. He collected nine hits, six RBI and scored six runs. In Rider's 12-2 win over Niagara, Crescenzo went five-for-six from the plate. He hit in all three games and extended his hitting streak to 10 games.