WAC's Harcum Sweeps Weekly Honors

WAC's Harcum Sweeps Weekly Honors

Softball Player of the Week 4/30/18
Taylor Harcum, Sr, P/OF, Washington College
Hebron, Md./Mardela
Hit .467 (7-for-15) with three doubles and six RBI as she helped the Shorewomen overcome a four-game deficit in the Centennial standings to make the tournament for the seventh time in the last eight seasons. The senior slugged .667 and had a .471 on-base percentage as she either scored or drove in 11 of the team's 23 runs over the weekend. In the team's 7-4 game two win at Muhlenberg on Sunday that clinched the fourth and final spot, she went 3-for-5 with a two-run double with two outs in the top of the seventh that gave the Shorewomen a three-run cushion. In game one, she went 1-for-3 with a run scored. On Saturday in the sweep of visiting Franklin & Marshall, she went 3-for-4 with two runs, two doubles and three RBI in the opener which WC won 6-0. She broke the game open with a two-out, three-run double in the last of the fourth inning to give the hosts a 4-0 lead. In game two, she tied the game at 3-3 with a sacrifice fly in the bottom of the fifth.

Softball Pitcher of the Week 4/30/18
Taylor Harcum, Sr, P/OF, Washington College
Hebron, Md./Mardela
Went 2-0 in three outings this week with a 0.44 ERA as the Shorewomen clinched a spot in the Centennial Conference Tournament for the seventh time since 2011 as they had to win all four games this weekend to do so. On Saturday in game one against Franklin & Marshall, she allowed just one hit over six innings with one walk and three strikeouts as the Shorewomen won 6-0. She came in releif in game two and tossed the final six innings and did not allow a run as she scattered five hits and fanned three. On Sunday at Muhlenberg, she tossed four innings in game one where she allowed just one earned run with five strikeouts as the Shorewomen notched a 3-2 win.