Pitkin and Tang Named to Regional All-Tournament Team

Pitkin and Tang Named to Regional All-Tournament Team


St. Louis, Mo., May 16, 2016 — Senior pitcher Annie Pitkin and sophomore designated player Hera Tang of the Washington University in St. Louis softball team was named to the 2016 NCAA Division III Bloomington, Ill. Regional All-Tournament Team, as announced by Illinois Wesleyan University.

Pitkin posted a 1-1 record with a 1.91 earned run average in two starts in the NCAA Tournament. She tossed a complete game in the 2-1 victory over DePauw University in the opener Friday allowing six hits and one earned run.

Tang batted a team-best .444 (4-for-9) with a run scored and had hits in all three games for WashU. She went 2-for-3 with a pair of singles in the Bears' 2-1 victory over DePauw.

WashU finished the 2016 season with a 35-12 overall record, and qualified for the NCAA Tournament for the 14th time in the last 15 years.