March 11, 2013

Thacker Named CAC Player of the Week

YORK, PA - York College sophomore Sara Thacker (Ijamsville, Md./Urbana) was named the Capital Athletic Conference Player of the Week as announced by the conference office on Monday. Thacker was fantastic during the Spartans' eight game spring trip to Myrtle Beach.

Thacker hit .476 (10-for-21) with seven doubles, a homer, and a .952 slugging percentage as the Spartans went 4-4 during the trip. Thacker added three walks as she boasted a .500 on-base percentage.

Thacker's best game came against Penn State Hazleton as she was 3-for-3 with three runs scored, two doubles, and an RBI. Against Penn State Harrisburg, Thacker added two more doubles and an RBI in the 4-0 Spartan win. Thacker went 2-for-3 with two RBI and a run scored in the Spartans' 6-5 win over Ursinus to open the trip.

In 14 games for the season, Thacker is hitting .361 with eight RBI, seven runs scored and a team-high nine doubles.

Thacker is a supply chain operations management major and is the daughter of CJ and Diane Thacker.

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