Hampe Named PL Pitcher Of The Week

April 10, 2007

WORCESTER, Mass. - Holy Cross senior pitcher Scott Hampe (Dedham, Mass.) has been named the Patriot League Pitcher of the Week for throwing his first collegiate no-hitter in the 4-0 seven-inning victory over Lehigh on Saturday, April 7. His no-hitter is just the eighth in the 17-year history of Patriot League baseball and just the sixth solo no-hitter. Hampe has also received three national honors this week as he was named to the College Baseball Foundation National Honor Roll, the Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week by Collegiate Baseball and his no-hitter was named a Spotlight Performance of the Week by PINGBASEBALL.COM. The no-hitter is the 10th in Holy Cross history.

Hampe was outstanding as he pitched seven no-hit innings with four strikeouts. He is now 2-1 on the season with a team-leading 2.25 ERA.

The Crusaders return to action today, Tuesday, April 10, when they travel to Brookline, Mass., to take on Northeastern at 3:00 p.m.

Here is a list of Holy Cross no-hitters: Pitcher Opponent Score Date Location Wilfred Ryan Dartmouth W, 4-0 5/30/1918 Worcester, Mass. Dennis McLaughlin Colby W, 16-0 5/28/1919 Worcester, Mass. Aloise Fons Spring Hill College W, 7-0 4/27/1928 Worcester, Mass. John Tivnan Charlestown N.A.B. W, 7-0 4/29/1945 Worcester, Mass. Dick Bogdan Springfield Coll. W, 4-2 4/21/1951 Worcester, Mass. Bill Rochford Boston College W, 9-2 5/30/1953 Worcester, Mass. Ronnie Perry Harvard W, 5-0 5/22/1954 Cambridge, Mass. Gene Malinowski Boston College W, 2-0 5/30/1960 Worcester, Mass. Don Reidl Dartmouth W, 6-1 4/26/1962 Worcester, Mass. Scott Hampe Lehigh W, 4-0* 4/7/2007 Worcester, Mass.

* Seven-Inning Game