Softball

Perillo anointed Association of Division III Independents softball Player of the Week

Perillo anointed Association of Division III Independents softball Player of the Week

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) junior pitcher/outfielder Jackie Perillo (Howard Beach, N.Y.) has been awarded the Association of Division III Independents softball Player of the Week. Perillo had a great all-around performance for St. Joseph's at the HVIAC Tournament on Sunday, earning Tournament MVP honors after pitching a complete game four-hitter in the championship game, while going 3-for-4 over the course of two games at the plate with six runs scored, a home run and three RBI. In the semifinals versus fellow AD3I member New Rochelle, the junior went a perfect 3-for-3 crushing her second jack of the year while scoring four runs and driving in three runs. The pitcher/outfielder dominated in the title game versus Yeshiva, allowing only one run with six strikeouts to help the Lady Bears secure their sixth straight conference title.