Waterville, Maine – The North Atlantic Conference (NAC) has announced its weekly awards for baseball and Thomas College freshmen Jacob Lacroix (Berwick, Maine) and Kyle Gleason (Danville, N.H.) have been recognized. Lacroix earned Pitcher of the Week, while Gleason was named Rookie of the Week.
Lacroix threw in three games, starting two, with a 3.86 ERA in 11.2 innings. He tallied a 1-2 record while striking out seven batters to just three batters walked. He picked up the win in the Terriers first victory of the season throwing a scoreless inning in relief with one strikeout in the Terriers' 10-5 win over Cazenovia. In his final appearance of the week, the freshman notched a complete game, two-run performance in a 2-1 loss to St. Thomas. Lacroix threw seven innings while scattering seven hits with three strikeouts and no walks.
Gleason hit .419 (13/31) in nine games to start his rookie year as the leadoff man for Thomas. He hit three doubles, scored four runs and had three RBI with a .471 OBP while swiping two bases on three attempts. Gleason helped lead Thomas to their first win of the season over Cazenovia, going 2 for 5 with two runs scored and another driven in in the 10-5 victory.