Austin Masel Named C&R Tire Crusader Of The Week
WORCESTER, Mass. – Sophomore outfielder Austin Masel has been named the C&R Tire Crusader of the Week, for competition from March 5-11. Masel led the Holy Cross baseball team to a 4-2 record in six games played last week.
Over the course of the week, Masel went nine-for-24 at the plate (.375) with four home runs, 10 runs scored, seven runs batted in and a .917 slugging percentage. He recorded three multi-hit games on the week, while going five-for-10 with a pair of home runs during Saturday’s doubleheader sweep at Charleston Southern.
On the season, Masel leads the team with a .346 batting average to go along with 12 runs scored and 11 runs batted in. Over the course of his Holy Cross career, he is hitting .302 with 14 doubles, eight home runs, 49 runs scored and 38 runs batted in.
Holy Cross (5-8 overall, 0-0 Patriot League) is scheduled to return to action on Tuesday, March 13, with a 3:00 p.m. game at Boston College.