FLUSHING, NY – The University of Maine at Presque Isle baseball team received their first ever City University of New York Athletic Conference (CUNYAC) Awards this week when Ryan Sanderson (SO, Cow Bay, NS) was named Player of the Week and Martin Egan (FR, East Bridgewater, MA) was named Rookie of the Week.
Sanderson led the Owls offense this past weekend against Anna Maria College, going 10 for 18 at the plate with three doubles and a triple. We would drive in seven runs and score five times in the five game series. He would go three for six in the series finale, collecting two RBI, scoring four runs, while hitting two doubles, helping to lead the Owls to their first victory of the season.
Egan would also have a strong showing offensively for the Owls this past weekend. He finished the series going six for 19 at the plate with two doubles and a triple. Egan would collect eight RBI and score seven runs. Egan would drive in five runs in Sunday's game, going three for five at the plate with a double and two runs scored.
The Owls are in their second season as an associate member of the CUNYAC. For more information on the CUNYAC conference visit www.cunyathletics.com.