SWEENEY NAMED CO-CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
WASHINGTON-- CUA pitcher/third baseman Kevin Sweeney has been named Co-Capital Athletic Conference Player of the Week.
The Bethesda, Maryland native helped the Cardinals defeated Rutgers-Camden, Gallaudet (twice), and Villa Julie this past week. Sweeney went 5-for-9 (.555) at the plate with 7 RBI and earned a shutout victory on the mound, going 7 innings and giving up just four hits while striking out four batters in CUA’s 7-0 win over Villa Julie in the first game of a doubleheader on Sunday, March 12. He’s currently hitting .321 with 9 RBI including three doubles and two triples. On the mound, he’s 2-2 with a 2.89 ERA and is second on the team strikeouts with 24.