Top 10 Moments of 2016-17: #9 Derek Bowen + Elizabeth Walker Lead Their Teams on the Diamond
Jul 13, 2017
This week's top moment is a tie between Derek Bowen and Elizabeth Walker who both had big years on the diamond. Bowen had 43 hits which was two shy of the school record in a single season. Walker batted .429 with 5 homeruns and 17 RBIs.
Bowen led the baseball team in hits (43), home runs (4), runs batted in (24), and batting average (.374). He had his best game on April 29th against New England College when he hit two home runs, and drove in 5 runs. Bowen was named 1st Team All-Conference as a utility player.
Walker led the softball team in batting average (.429), runs batted in (17), home runs (5), triples (4), and doubles (8). She had a five game stretch from April 17th through April 23rd in which she hit four homeruns and also had eight runs batted in.