LOCK HAVEN, Pa. – Eliza Reynolds, a 20222 Union City High School graduate, led Mercyhurst to sweeps of two PSAC opponents on her way to being named PSAC West Softball Athlete of the Week.
Reynolds started in all four games last week while the Lakers went 4-0, she is currently on a five-game hitting streak as well. She started the week by notching two hits against Edinboro while also playing hero as she had the game-winning SAC fly. She had two RBI in that game while also having a double. On Saturday against Slippery Rock, the freshman went 5-7 at the plate while scoring three runs and driving in two.
Before the week started, she was hitting .211 this season, heading into the final weekend of the season she has a .353 batting average. In the field, she had 12 assists while adding three putouts.