WASHINGTON - The Georgetown University softball team’s sophomore first baseman Sarah Bennett (Owings, Md./Northern) was named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on Monday. This is her first weekly Honor Roll selection of the season, and the second of her career.
GU participated in the Lafayette Ford Lincoln of Fayetteville Showcase this past weekend, hosted by UNC-Wilmington. Bennett had a big weekend at the plate for the Blue & Gray, leading the team with eight RBI and belted her second home run of the season. She had six hits over the weekend which was good for a .375 batting average and is now hitting .288 on the year to go along with 11 RBIs which is tied for the team lead.
The Hoyas return to action this weekend when they begin BIG EAST Conference play against Creighton on Saturday. The game will be the home opener for Georgetown.