Faso and Brennan win Player of the Week honors from The Review

The Philadelphia Baseball Review released its College Player of the Week awards for the period ending April 1.

La Salle junior first baseman Ben Faso was named the Philadelphia Baseball Review's Hitter of the Week, while Saint Joseph's junior right-handed pitcher Tim Brennan was named Philadelphia Baseball Review's Pitcher of the Week.

The Philadelphia Baseball Review names winners each Monday throughout the college season.

Faso finished the week for the Explorers 5-for-16 (.313) with a double, a stolen base, and nine RBIs. This is the second time the Media, PA native has won Player of the Week honors.

Brennan hurled eight strong innings for the Hawks in a 12-3 conference win over La Salle, surrendering three earned runs on six hits. He walked a pair and struck out eight.

Brennan was last named Pitcher of the Week by the Philadelphia Baseball Review on March 19. Over six starts this season he's 4-2 with a 3.73 ERA.

Founded in 2006, the Philadelphia Baseball Review covers all aspects of baseball in Philadelphia region.

Previous College Player of the Week Honors:
Feb. 19 | Ben Faso (La Salle) and Ryan Doty (Villanova)
Feb. 26 | Chase Arnold (La Salle) and Mitchell Holcomb (Penn)
March 5 | Brian Dudeck (La Salle) and Tim Brennan (Saint Joseph's)
March 12 | Chris Adams (Penn) and Justin Aungst (Saint Joseph's)
March 19 | Charlie Concannon (Saint Joseph's) andTim Brennan (Saint Joseph's)
March 26 | Matt O'Neill (Penn) and Ryan Doty (Villanova)
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BY PATRICK GORDON
Managing Editor
pgordon@philadelphiabaseballreview.com

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