Penn State Fayette athletes honored for accomplishments
Penn State Fayette Men’s Baseball player Sam Beucher, a sophomore, received several honors. Beucher was recently named an Honorable Mention United States Collegiate Conference (USCAA) All-American. Beucher received another national honor when the USCAA named him Player of the Week for April 26-29. In addition, Beucher was named to the first team for the Pennsylvania State University Athletic Conference’s (PSUAC) All-Conference team. For the season, Beucher hit .367 with 10 doubles and five home runs.
Penn State Fayette Men’s Baseball players Jeremy Molinaro (.333), Zack Durbin (.378) and Nate White (.327) were also named Honorable Mention All-Conference.
Senior Bethany Novotny led the way for the Roaring Lions Women’s Softball team, hitting a sizzling .481, placing her in the top 15 in the country. She also was named to the USCAA All-Academic Team for the fifth time. In addition, she was First Team All-Conference in the PSUAC.
Penn State Fayette Women’s Softball pitcher Becca Williams, also a senior, was named Second Team All-Conference in the PSUAC. Williams posted a 4-4 record, struck out 28 and had an Earned Run Average (ERA) of 0.740.