SCIAC Female Athlete of the Week: Hayley Schultz, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
(Sophomore, Pitcher - Los Angeles, Calif.)
Schultz went 4-1 at the NFCA Leadoff Classic, a tournament that featured 12 nationally ranked teams. She pitched 31.1 innings and recorded 34 strikeouts (and only three walks) with an ERA of 1.56. She was at her best against the two top-10 ranked teams she faced. Against #7 Christopher Newport she had a three-hit shutout with five strikeouts and against #9 Linfield she threw a no-hitter with six strikeouts. CMS went 5-1 in the tournament, losing in the championship game to #11 Trine. Schultz is 9-2 on the season with a 1.51 ERA.