Sophia Gargicevich-Almeida drives in game-winner; Elyse Graziano denies GW's game-tying run in win
After splitting a doubleheader against Cornell on Tuesday, the Hoyas return to the confines of Guy Mason for a three-game series on Saturday and Sunday
Lauren O'Leary allows one run over seven complete innings to win game one
Megan Hyson held the Blue Demons offense to one run over 6.0 innings
Lowe becomes first Hoya to earn first team honors
2013: Started 45 games during her sophomore campaign ... Batted .250 with 30 hits over 120 at-bats ... Of her 30 hits, she had eight doubles and three home runs ... Finished the year with a .362 on-base percentage and 17 runs scored ... As a pitcher, Hyson started 19 games while appearing in 36 with 11 complete games ... Accumulated a team-high 171.0 innings and a team-high 151 strikeouts ... Held her opponents to a .285 batting average.
2012: Made 42 starts on her freshman year while appearing in 47 total games ... Ranked third on the team with a .252 batting average ... In her 115 total at-bats, Hyson recorded 20 singles, five doubles, one triple and three home runs ... Second on the team with a .391 slugging percentage ... Her 21 walks to go along with her nine hit by pitches led her to accumulating a .404 on-base percentage ... As a pitcher, Hyson appeared in 20 games, starting 15 of them, with a 2.53 earned run average ... Accumulated 92.1 innings while striking out 87 while holding her opponents to a .207 batting average.
Before GU: A two-year starter at Seton Keough and two-year starter at Chesapeake High ... Named to the Washington Post All-Met team, Baltimore Sun All-Met selection and Player of the Year, Baltimore Gazette Player of the Year, ESPN All-American Second Team and named Player of the Year by the Varsity Sports Network ... Serves as youth pitching coach in her free time.