Chiaramonte selected as AD3I softball Player of the Week

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – St. Joseph's College (N.Y.) senior pitcher/outfielder Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, N.Y.) has been named the Association of Division III Independents softball Player of the Week. The Lady Bears went 4-0 on the week and Chiaramonte achieved several career milestones in the process. In the circle, she went 3-0 including her school-record 50th career victory, which came via an extra-inning, relief appearance against Purchase. She compiled a 0.84 ERA in 16.2 innings of work, striking out 28 batters. She eclipsed the 500-career strikeout mark, bettering her school record, and surrendered just six hits, one walk and two runs. At the plate, Chiaramonte went 9-for-14 (.643) and drove in eight runs, becoming just the fifth Lady Bear to reach the 100-career RBI mark. She also had a 1.000 slugging percentage, including a home run and a triple.