Fastpitch News has released its May 2, 2017, NCAA DIII Players of the week awards. All nominations will be considered and are due each Monday by 3:00 pm eastern time. Please submit to firstname.lastname@example.org for review.
Marino provided plenty of runs for the Valiants in a 5-3 week. Marino batted .483 (14-for-29) and slugged 1.000 while totaling 14 RBIs, seven runs scored, four home runs and three doubles. She had at least one RBI in six of eight games.
Junior pitcher Anna McKee posted a 3-0 record with a 1.65 earned run average in three starts last week for WashU. McKee tossed complete games in a 4-3 win over New York University on Friday and a 4-1 victory on Saturday. She also picked up the win in a 12-0 five-inning win over Greenville on Tuesday allowing one hit in three innings. McKee stuck out 16 and walked one in 17 innings pitched.