Schweitzer Receives ECC Softball All-Conference Recognition

Schweitzer Receives ECC Softball All-Conference Recognition

St. Thomas Aquinas College Softball player Amanda Schweitzer was named an East Coast Conference Second Team All-Conference selection on Thursday.

Schweitzer posted a .315 batting average, going 39-for-124 at the plate, with 13 RBIs and 14 runs scored, while starting in all 44 Spartan Softball contests during the 2017 season. Amanda also contributed ten doubles, a homer and was walked nine times by opposing pitchers, while putting up a .375 on-base percentage, a .419 slugging percentage and a .794 on-base percentage plus slugging.

The freshman infielder & outfielder from Stony Point, N.Y. played stingy defense for the Spartans, as Schweitzer posted a .964 fielding percentage, while making only 3 errors during the entire season.

Joining Amanda on the ECC Softball All-Conference Teams were: 

2017 ECC Softball All-Conference
First Team
C - Julia Seader, LIU Post
1B - ToniMarie Valeriano, Queens
2B - Skania Lemus, Mercy
SS - Julie Gross, Mercy
SS - Tiffany McCracken, NYIT
3B - Cassidy Wootten, Mercy
OF - Abbey Fortin, LIU Post
OF - Morgan Lloyd, Mercy
OF - Stevianne Ognibene, Queens
DP - Milan Botte, Molloy
U - Kendall Meeks, Mercy
U-P - Destini Bullock, Mercy
P - Chelsea Hawks, Molloy
P - Laura McLaughlin, NYIT

Second Team
C - Madison Smith, NYIT
1B - Meghan O'Leary, Bridgeport
2B - Kaitlyn Lanskbury, NYIT
SS - Brianna Dalton, Molloy
SS - Kamryn Beach, Bridgeport
3B - Ashley Fedor, Molloy
OF - Olivia Banulski, Molloy
OF - Allison Luzzi, Bridgeport
OF - Tiana DeOliveira, Molloy
DP - Samantha Sabor, Bridgeport
U - Amanda Schweitzer, St. Thomas Aquinas
P - McKaily Cusumano, Mercy
P - Hannah Olshevski, LIU Post
P - Jenna Turato, Molloy

Co-Player of the Year: Morgan Lloyd, Jr., OF, Mercy
Co-Player of the Year: Julia Seader, So., C, LIU Post
Pitcher of the Year: Chelsea Hawks, Sr., P, Molloy
Rookie of the Year: Abbey Fortin, Fr., OF, LIU Post
Coach of the Year: Mike Fazio, Mercy