Ashway Just Third SJU Pitcher Named All-Region First Team
SJU Defeats Temple, 6-3
SJU To Play Temple or Saint Louis at 3 P.M. on Friday
Mendez Earns Win In 4.1 Innings Of Relief
Tied for first all-time in career saves (seven)...Returning leader in wins, strikeouts and innings pitched.
2012: Set new career-highs for wins (10), strikeouts (115) and innings pitched...Led SJU in strikeouts and complete games (16)...Posted a season-high 11 strikeouts in win at Charlotte...Posted four wins in Atlantic 10 games...Opened the season with wins over Towson and Campbell...Earned a save in victory over Saint Louis...Clinched a berth in the a-10 Championship for SJU with victory over St. Bonaventure in regular-season finale, striking out five.
2011: Posted a career-high in wins (seven) and ERA (2.52)...Earned complete-game win with career-high 11 strikeouts against Massachusetts in Altantic 10 Championship semifinal game...Earned victory over Charlotte in A-10 Championship with 0.2 innings of shutout relief...Picked up first win of the season against Toledo, going four shutout innings of relief...Struck out six over four innings in win over Penn...Struck out two in three innings of work to record win at Temple...Added a win over St. Bonaventure...Picked up a save against Quinnipiac and Dayton (5/11).
2010: Set SJU single-season record and ranked 11th nationally in saves with four...Posted a 5-9 mark over 92.2 innings pitched...Struck out 76 batters, while walking just 18...Picked up first collegiate win against Jacksonville...Struck out a season-high six batters in win at Temple...Appeared in 31 games with 13 starts...At the plate, had first collegiate hit against Jacksonville...Recorded first RBI against New Mexico State.
High School/Personal: Finished high school career with 68 wins, a 0.79 era 1,056 strike outs and a .470 batting average...Four-time Patriot News Big 11, Herald Mail First Team, Mid-Penn First Team and Public Opinion All Star First Team honoree...As a senior, earned All-State First Team honors after leading her team to Mid Penn Colonial Division title and PIAA 4A semifinals...In 2008, named All-Area Pitcher of the Year after finishing with 353 strikeouts and a 0.54 ERA...Also earned All-State Second Team honors, as well as Record Herald Player of the Year...Led Maryland Heartbreakers to 18-U ASA state titles in 2007 and 2009...Went 21-2 as a pitcher with the Heartbreakers... Majoring in criminal justice.