SHUPirates.com Athlete of the Week (April 19, 2010)
Ashley Forsyth, Softball
Senior Ashley Forsyth was named to the BIG EAST Softball Honor Roll for the second consecutive week on Monday, continuing her dominance in the circle. She posted a 3-0 record with a 0.67 ERA and 18 strikeouts in 21 innings of work to help Seton Hall make up valuable ground in the BIG EAST standings. The right-hander threw two consecutive complete game shutouts to begin her week, blanking Villanova in a 1-0 victory on Wednesday, and tossing a three hit, eight strikeout masterpiece to open a three-game set with Georgetown. She wrapped up the Pirates' sweep of the Hoyas on Sunday with another strong seven inning outing, surrendering just two runs on seven hits, while fanning seven in a 4-2 victory. Four of Forsyth's last six outings have resulted in shutouts.