Pitman, (5/16/17) – Senior Emily Sabo was named the New Jersey Athletic Conference Player of the Week as announced by the league office.
Sabo earns her second and Kean's fifth NJAC Player of the Week honor after lifting the Cougars to the NCAA regional title and into next weekend's Super Regional round. The NJAC Player of the Year and Union Regional Most Outstanding Player went 10-for-15 (.667) with a .733 slugging percentage as Kean went 3-1 to win the regional. After going 1-for-4 in the opening win over Neumann, she recorded three hits each in three contests against Christopher Newport. She went a combined 9-for-11 with four runs scored, one RBI, one double, and a stolen base against the Captains, and ignited a sixth-inning rally in the championship game. She was also flawless in 19 chances in the field.
Sabo continues to lead all NJAC players with a .516 batting average this season.