McCann Earns Second NEC Pitcher of the Week Honors

McCann Earns Second NEC Pitcher of the Week Honors

FAIRFIELD, Conn.— Sacred Heart University softball junior Kristen McCann garnered her second Northeast Conference Pitcher of the Week honors of the season on Monday.

McCann threw her first career no-hitter on Saturday in a 4-0 win over Albany. She recorded three complete games at the Winthrop Tournament, going 2-1 with a 1.25 ERA in 22.1 innings of work. She recorded 24 strikeouts and yielded just 11 hits.

The Phoenix, AZ native fanned eight batters in the opening 3-1 win over Norfolk State. She followed that up with another eight strikeouts in the no-hit bid over the Great Danes, surrendering just two walks. McCann is 4-1 on the season with a 1.32 ERA and 42 strikeouts. 

McCann and the Pioneers continue Spring Break in South Carolina with a doubleheader against Furman beginning at 2:00 p.m.