Julia Cerasi, Meredith, Rookie Pitcher of the Week

Julia Cerasi, Meredith, Rookie Pitcher of the Week

The freshman from Apex, North Carolina earned a 2-0 record with one save in three appearances, two starts, last week for the Avenging Angels versus USA South competition. Cerasi tossed a total of 12.0 innings and posted a 0.58 ERA while allowing three runs, only one of which was earned, on ten hits with five walks and nine strikeouts. In a 7-2 victory over William Peace, Cerasi tossed the first four innings and allowed two runs, one of which was earned, on five hits with four walks. In a 3-2 win over Huntingdon, Cerasi came on in relief to pitch the final innings, allowing no runs on one hit with one strikeout to earn the save. Finally, in a 3-1 victory over LaGrange, Cerasi went the distance and allowed one unearned run on four hits with one walk and eight strikeouts. Also Nominated: Kaitlyn Aherron, Averett; Chloe Hespeler, Methodist; Brittany Nozet, Greensboro; Chelsea Twardoski, LaGrange; Sydney Vaughn, Salem.