April 9, 2012

Nate Koneski Named AT&T Crusader Of The Week

WORCESTER, Mass. - Senior lefthanded pitcher Nate Koneski (North Dighton, Mass.) has been named the AT&T Crusader of the Week, for competition from April 2-8. Koneski helped lead the Holy Cross baseball team to a 4-2 record in six games last week.

In his only appearance last week, Koneski earned the victory during Sunday's 8-0 win over Lafayette. He threw six shutout innings against the Leopards, allowing just one hit and two walks while tying his career-high with 10 strikeouts.

On the season, Koneski now stands 3-2 with a 2.95 earned run average and a team-best 49 strikeouts in 39-2/3 innings of work. Over the course of his collegiate career, he has a 13-12 record with a 5.20 earned run average and 196 strikeouts.

Holy Cross (18-13 overall, 5-3 Patriot League) returns to action on Tuesday, April 10, when it plays host to Central Connecticut State at 5:00 p.m.