Michigan, Minnesota and Indiana Earn Weekly Softball Honors

Indiana's CaraMia Tsirigos

Indiana's CaraMia Tsirigos

March 18, 2014

Player of the Week

Taylor Hasselbach, Michigan
Sr., IF, Clarkston, Mich./Clarkston

• Batted .667 with six hits, six RBI and two runs scored in leading Michigan to victories over Kent State, host Louisville and Iowa State at the Class Act Federal Credit Union Classic
• For the week, posted two multi-hit efforts and three extra base hits • Tallied an on-base percentage of .700
• In the tournament opener against Kent State, collected three hits, including a pair of doubles, and drove in a season-high five runs
• Collected two hits, including a solo home run in the second inning of a run-rule win over Louisville
• Tallied one more hit and scored a run in the 6-4 win over Iowa State
• Collects her first career Big Ten Player of the Week honor
• Last Michigan Big Ten Player of the Week: Sierra Romero (Feb. 18, 2014)

Pitcher of the Week

Sara Moulton, Minnesota
Sr., RHP, Eagan, Minn./Eagan

• Picked up three wins and one save in 20.0 innings in the circle during the Golden Gophers' four victories over Georgia State, Troy (twice) and Coastal Carolina during the Chanticleer Showdown
• Struck out 40 batters against just two walks without conceding an earned run
• Recorded 15 strikeouts versus zero walks in six innings against Georgia State
• Threw the final frame of a 2-0 win over Troy on Saturday, picking up her first save of the season
• Pitched a complete-game shutout against Coastal Carolina, striking out 12 while scattering four hits
• Struck out 11 batters with no walks in Sunday's win over Troy
• Wins her 11th career Big Ten Pitcher of the Week honor and third this season
• Last Minnesota Big Ten Pitcher of the Week: Sara Moulton (Feb. 24, 2014)

Freshman of the Week

CaraMia Tsirigos, Indiana
IF/C, Atlanta, Ga./Wesleyan

• Batted .375 and tallied a .583 on-base percentage, reaching base in every game she appeared in as Indiana posted a 3-1 record at the Hoosier Classic
• Collected three hits, including a home run, drove in five runs and drew four walks on the week
• Belted a three-run home run in the first inning of a 6-1 win over Wright State on Saturday
• Tallied two hits and drove in a pair of runs against Illinois-Chicago
• Earns her first Freshman of the Week honor
• Last Indiana Big Ten Freshman of the Week: Brianna Meyer (April 23, 2012)