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2007 NCAC Softball Players of the Week

April 30, 2007

PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Hiram sophomore Chastine Romanello (Phoenix, AZ/Barry Goldwater) tallied 
13 RBI to lead the Terriers to a 4-3 week. She increased her Hiram 
record-setting, single-season RBI total to 37. She also hit her second 
homer of the season in a 4-3 loss to Denison. She finished the week 11-
for-23 (.478) with four runs scored and three doubles added to her 
totals over seven games and was 1-for-1 on stolen base attempts.  

PITCHER OF THE WEEK
Ohio Wesleyan freshman right-hander Candice Mayweather (Lewis Center, 
OH/Olentangy) did not allow a hit in the opener of a doubleheader 
against Mount St. Joseph until a one-out infield single in the fourth. 
She finished with a four-hit shutout, with four strikeouts and one walk. 
Ohio Wesleyan picked up the 4-0 win. 
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April 23, 2007

PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Hiram sophomore Stephanie Zunic (Canfield, OH/Canfield) went 13-for-24 
(.542) with five doubles, seven RBI and a homer as the Terriers rolled 
to a 5-1 week. She also scored eight runs in the victories over Ohio 
Wesleyan, Oberlin and the split with Allegheny.  

PITCHER OF THE WEEK
Sophomore Rachel Hatcher (West Carrollton, OH/West Carrollton) hurled 
the first no-hitter in Wittenberg softball history last week, as the 
Tigers went a perfect 6-0 in NCAC play. She went the distance in a 6-0 
victory over Oberlin, allowing just one baserunner on an error in the 
second inning. She was 3-0 on the week, tossing a pair of complete 
games and allowing 11 hits and six earned runs in 16.2 innings pitched.
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April 16, 2007

PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Allegheny sophomore Rachel Ryan (West Salem, OH/Northwestern) led the 
Gators past Wooster, 9-1 and 11-5, and Kenyon, 5-4 and 5-0, for a perfect 
4-0 week. She batted .667 (8-for-12) over the four games, with five of her 
eight hits going for extra bases, including three home runs. She drove in 
six runs and scored seven and was perfect in 24 attempts in the field. 
Against Wooster, she was a perfect 6-for-6 at the plate, and hit two of 
her homers in the nighcap of the twinbill, tying an Allegheny single-game 
record. She was also intentionally walked in that game. Ryan totaled 19 
bases for a slugging percentage of 1.583 and had an on-base percentage of 
.714.  

PITCHER OF THE WEEK
Denison senior Rachel Thomas (Gahanna, OH/Lincoln) earned a 9-4 complete-
game victory over Ohio Wesleyan. She allowed two earned runs off five hits 
and struck out a season-high 11 batters.
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April 9, 2007

PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Hiram sophomore Megan Samuel (Olmsted Falls, OH/Olmsted Falls) was 3-for-4
(.750) with two RBI and two runs scored as the Terriers split their NCAC-
opening doubleheader with Wooster. Hiram won the first game, 3-0, then f
ell, 2-1, in the night cap. Samuel also walked twice and was 1-for-2 on 
stolen base attempts.   

PITCHER OF THE WEEK
Allegheny freshman Allison Korotkin (Birmingham, MI/Detroit, Country Day)
hurled a five-inning shutout against Oberlin, leading the Gators to a 
12-0 victory while striking out four and giving up four hits - all 
singles. She improving her record to 2-1 this season. 
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April 2, 2007

PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Denison senior Andrea Carella (North York, Ontario/Michael Power) posted 
a .609 on-base percentage and hit 9-for-18 as the Big Red went 3-3 last 
week. She is second on the team with a .426 batting average.  

PITCHER OF THE WEEK
Kenyon junior Stephanie Hemmingson (Beaverton, OR/Woodrow Wilson) 
threw 13 innings and went 1-1. She gave up nine hits and two earned 
runs, fanning three batters and posting a 1.08 ERA for the week. 
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March 26, 2007

PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Wittenberg junior Sarah Fetters (Maumee, OH/Maumee) went 12-for-22 (.545) 
over six games last week. From her leadoff spot, she scored eight runs, 
collected seven RBI and hit the first two homers of her career - in game 
two against Transylvania (a 10-0 win) and in game two against Heidelberg 
(a 6-1 win). 

PITCHER OF THE WEEK
Denison freshman Sam Rumschlag (Carmel, IN/Cathedral) improved to 2-0 
on the season and lowered her earned run average to 0.93 with her seven-
strikeout victory in the first game of a twinbill against Wilmington; 
the Big Red won 2-0. Overall, she threw 9.1 innings last week and did 
not allow a run. She struck out seven and allowed six hits. 
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March 19, 2007

PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Wittenberg senior Lucy Huelsman (Wellington, OH/Wellington) hit safely 
in all four of the Tigers' games last week. She finished the week 6-of-11 
(.545) with six runs and six RBI. She dinged her first career grand slam 
in an 8-0 run-rule shortened victory over Baldwin-Wallace and also 
slammed a game-winning two-run double in the bottom of the seventh inning 
in ta 7-6 victory over John Carroll. 

PITCHER OF THE WEEK
Wooster freshman Andrea Kelley (Westerville, OH/Westerville South) got 
her career off to a 3-3 start last week with a 2.35 ERA, while striking 
out 27 batters over 38.2 innings of work.
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