Colleges: Williams' Scadlock shares NESCAC weekly basketball honor; MCLA's Demartinis MASCAC top rookie

The Berkshire Eagle

HADLEY — Kyle Scadlock has been named the NESCAC co-player of the week.

The Williams College forward averaged 24 points and 11 rebounds in two games over the weekend, and was named the most valuable player of the Williams Tip-Off Tournament.

In the opening-night 80-68 win over Salem State, Scadlock had a career-high 32 points, pulled down 11 rebounds and had four steals in the win. He also had four big dunks in the game.

He shares player-of-the-week honors with Tufts guard Eric Savage. Savage averaged 24 points and 14 rebounds as the Jumbos went 1-1 in the opening weekend. The loss was 98-94 to Washington-St. Louis.

NESCAC also honored Eph swimmer Tim Kostolansky as the swimming co-performer of the week.

Kostolansky, a senior, won four individual events as the Ephs opened their season. He won the 100-meter backstroke, 100 butterfly, 50 freestyle and 100 freestyle. He also swam the backstroke in the 200 medley relay and was part of the 400 freestyle relay team.

MCLA's Demartinis honored

WESTFIELD — MCLA freshman forward Mike Demartinis is the first MASCAC men's basketball rookie of the week.

The first-year player from Burlington was named to the Ken Wright Invitational All-Tournament team as he averaged 17 points and seven rebounds in a 1-1 weekend for the Trailblazers.

He had 15 points and seven rebounds as MCLA beat Sarah Lawrence 61-59 in the tournament's consolation game. He had 19 points and seven boards in a 78-60 loss to Western New England.

MCLA's Emily Moulton was named to the women's basketball weekly honor roll. The senior from North Adams averaged 12 points and 9.5 rebounds as MCLA went 1-1 in its first weekend. She had 11 points and nine rebounds in a 73-68 win over SUNY Cobleskill. She scored 13 points and had 10 rebounds in a 53-47 loss to Western New England.

Barrett sets a record

WESTFIELD — Westfield State guard Lucy Barrett, a former Mount Greylock basketball standout, was named to the All-Tournament team in the Eastern Connecticut Tip-Off Tournament. Setting a career high helped get her there.

She scored 28 points on 7-of-11 shooting from the floor in a 104-88 win over SUNY-New Paltz in the first game of the tournament. Barrett was 9 for 9 from the foul line and 5 of 6 from three-point range.

Westfield State was beaten in the championship game by Trinity. The Bantams scored an 88-77 win.

Trinity's defense held Barrett to 13 points. She was 3 for 13 from the field and 1 for 8 from outside the arc.

MCLA loses softball coach

ALBANY, N.Y. — The search is underway for a softball coach at MCLA because Jamie Trudeau has resigned to take the head coaching position at Division III Sage Colleges.

"Coach Trudeau brings a wealth of playing and coaching experience to Sage," athletic director Sandy Augstein-Collins said in a statement.

Trudeau was 11-22 last year at MCLA and 26-44 in her two years at the helm.

In 2015, Trudeau guided the Trailblazers to their first NCAA Division III tournament berth since 1995. MCLA beat Salem State 6-0 to win the MASCAC title, but then went 0-2 in an NCAA sectional at Williams College.


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