News Stories 2016
Hopes, Peterson Earn CCHonors
Two Muhlenberg diamond athletes received weekly honors from the Centennial Conference.Junior Robbie Hopes was named player of the week in baseball, and sophomore Hayley Peterson was the softball pitcher of the week.
Tue, 12 Apr 2016 09:09:00 EDT
Hopes hit .667 with eight RBI and four straight multi-hit games as baseball opened CC play with a 3-1 record. He went 5-for-6 with four RBI in the first Ursinus game. In the second Ursinus game, he drove in the tying run in the sixth, completing a comeback from an 8-3 deficit, and the go-ahead run in the seventh. The Mules won, 13-11, to sweep Ursinus in the regular season for the first time ever.
The two wins evened Peterson's season record at 6-6. She has won her last three starts, lowering her ERA from 4.55 to 3.54, and is second in the CC with 10 complete games.
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