Concord's Lauren Lewis is the Mountain East Conference Player of the Week, and West Virginia Wesleyan's Jacqui Omichinski is the league's Pitcher of the Week, the conference announced today.
Lewis, a freshman outfielder from Kearneysville, W.Va., went 8-for-19 (.421) in a week that saw the Mountain Lions go 4-2 and establish a new single season record for wins in a season with 24. Lewis hit three home runs, drove in nine and slugged 1.053 in six games. She had a hit in all six contests and tallied in RBI in five of those for CU.
Omichinski, a senior from Abbotsford, British Columbia, went 3-0 in her three starts for the 17th-ranked Bobcats. She struck out 22 batters in 21 innings and walked just one, and had a three-hit shutout in a 1-0 win over the No. 2 team in the MEC, UVa-Wise. She also hit .353 with two RBI for WVWC.