Nate Luscombe from baseball and Megan Carter from women’s tennis have been named Hood College’s Athletes of the Week for April 2, 2018.
Carter has been named the conference’s women’s tennis player of the week. She and Skylar Wright combined for three of Hood's four points in the match against Frostburg. The duo notched an 8-2 win over Sammi Turner and Elizabeth Mott at second doubles for the Blazers' only point in doubles play. Carter scored a 6-4, 3-6, 1-0 (10-7) win over Jenna Lipinski at No. 2 singles.
In Saturday’s home double-header against Alvernia, Luscombe allowed just three hits and two walks in the first game, striking out five in a complete game. He retired 16 of the final 19 batters he faced. It was the fourth complete game of the year for Luscombe.