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Hayley Wishner named SCIAC Hitter of the Week

Hayley Wishner named SCIAC Hitter of the Week

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SCIAC Athletes of the Week

WHITTIER, Calif. – The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Athletes of the Week for Softball were released Monday by the conference office.

Junior Hayley Wishner (Chino, Calif.) was recognized as the Hitter of the Week in the fourth week of voting and earns accolades for the first time in her career.

Wishner helped the Poets to a double-header sweep of Chapman University (6-5, 5-4).  She hit .714 during the series going 5-for-7 at the plate with three doubles and three runs driven in. In game one she was 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI and then notched a 3-for-4 effort with two doubles and two RBI's in game two. Her last double came in the bottom half of the seventh and drove in the game-tying run.

Whittier returns to the diamond this Saturday, March 2 when they travel to take on the University of Redlands in a doubleheader.  Game times slated for 12:00pm and 2:00pm.