Staniscia Earns PAC Hitter Of The Week Award
WASHINGTON, Pa. – Washington & Jefferson College junior right fielder Josh Staniscia (Export, Pa./Franklin Regional) was selected as the Presidents’ Athletic Conference Hitter of the Week after batting .563 for the Presidents’ baseball team last week.
Staniscia collected a trio of three-hit games, helping W&J (21-11, 15-6) to a 3-1 week against three teams ranked in the top six of the NCAA Division III Mideast region.
Staniscia scored five runs and drove in six, including a four-RBI game against La Roche on Sunday that matched his career high.
A career .381 hitter, Staniscia is batting .391 this spring to lead the Presidents. He has collected 45 hits, including eight for extra bases, and 27 RBI, while swiping a team-best six bases in 32 games.
Staniscia owns a career .995 fielding percentage and has not made an error in his last 186 chances in the outfield.
W&J travels to Ohio to face Muskingum on Tuesday with first pitch set for 4:00 pm.