March 16, 2012

Rieker, Stankaitis Selected as Super Crusaders

SELINSGROVE, Pa. – Baseball and women’s lacrosse are represented as senior left fielder Ethan Rieker (Lancaster, Pa. / Manheim Twp.) and junior goalkeeper Emily Stankaitis (Honeoye Falls, N.Y. / Honeoye Falls-Lima) have been selected as the SAAC Super Crusaders for the period ending March 11.

Rieker was named the Landmark Player of the Week after his performance during spring break in Fort Pierce, Fla. In the final six games of the trip, he batted .478 with 11 hits and four runs scored.

He had multi-hit games in four of the six contests with two doubles, one triple and .652 slugging percentage.

Stankaitis was named the Landmark Goalie of the Week after leading her squad to a 3-0 record in the process. Playing every minute between the pipes this season, she has an 8.33 GAA, .615 save percentage and 40 saves.

She recorded 23 saves in the two victories this past weekend over King’s (Pa.) and Lynchburg.