WATERVILLE, Maine – The North Atlantic Conference (NAC) has announced its weekly awards for baseball and Thomas' Cody Cousins (Wells, Maine) and Ryan Kappelmann (Auburn, Maine) have been recognized. Cousins was named Pitcher of the Week, while Kappelmann earned Rookie of the Week.
Cousins appeared in two games for the Terriers, including one start, with a 1-0 record. He pitched a scoreless inning of relief in the Terriers 2-1 over Husson on Thursday, allowing one hit. In a start against UMPI on Sunday, Cousins secured the series sweep with a six-inning shutout where he struck out eight and allowed just two hits.
Kappelmann hit .316 (6-for-19) in five starts for Thomas as the Terriers held a 5-1 record in conference play. The freshman belted two triples and drove in four runs from the cleanup spot, while scoring two runs. He also had a clean bill in his time at first base with a 1.000 fielding percentage.