B-P grad Pingitore earns NECC honors

BENNINGTON, Vt. – Broadalbin-Perth graduate R.J. Pingitore, a sophomore on the Southern Vermont College baseball team, was named the New England Collegiate Conference Player of the Week.?Pingitore hit .600 for the week including an 8-14 weekend against NECC foe Lesley. Pingitore had a multi-hit game in each of his games, leading the Mountaineers to a 3-2 week. His week also included eight RBIs, six stolen bases, and only one strikeout. The sophomore also fielded 1.000 for the week and pitched one inning, recording three strikeouts and no earned runs. He scored five times and slugged .750 for the Mountaineers.