High Fives: April 2-8

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Posted by the Titan Sports Blogger

High Fives are the Top 5 performances by Westminster athletes in a single game or event during the previous week as selected by the Titan Sports Blogger.

#5 Senior Ryan Bell (New Wilmington, PA / Wilmington), Men's Track & Field: Bell won the javelin throw with a toss of 64.51 meters at the Carnegie Mellon Invitational on Saturday.

#4 Junior Layne Carpenter (Marietta, Ohio / Marietta), Softball: The reigning PAC Softball Hitter of the Week, Carpenter had another impressive week. She hit a team-high .538 (7-13), including her second career homerun and two RBI.

#3 Junior Chelsea Brown (New Castle, PA / Mohawk), Softball: Brown had another solid week earning three more wins on the mound; she is now 10-4 on the season. Brown also had a team-low 0.86 earned run average this week with 11 strikeouts. The Lady Titans are on a 10 game winning streak.

#2 Senior Tim Wiand (Pottstown, PA / Owen J. Roberts), Baseball: Wiand hit .625 (10-16) for the Titans this past week, including five doubles, two homeruns, and 11 RBI. Wiand also was second on the team in runs scored for the week with seven.

#1 Senior Emily Dolsak (McDonald, OH / McDonald), Women's Track & Field: Dolsak won the discus throw event on Saturday at Carnegie Mellon with a toss of 44.38 meters. This throw beat her previous school record from last season which was 43.64 meters. The Lady Titans placed first in the Invitational with 176 points.

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