Maryland baseball’s freshman pitcher Jason Savacool and senior catcher Justin Vought were named to the Big Ten Team of the Week.
This is Savacool’s third Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor after earning a conference-high sixth win of the season with a record of 6-1. Savacool’s two prior honors were after complete-game wins against Michigan State and Penn State.
Savacool has pitched beyond eight innings in three games this year and has pitched a Maryland-high 57.1 innings.
Vought went 4-for-5 at the plate against Illinois this Saturday, scoring a school record-tying three home runs and four RBIs. He led the way in a 12-4 Terps victory with three consecutive homers and an RBI to clinch his career-high fourth hit.
The Terps are set to take the field again for a three-game series against Purdue from May 14-16.
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Joe profiled Catie and Libby May ahead of Maryland women’s lacrosse’s tournament run.
Former Terp Zack Steffen became the first American to win a Premier League title as Manchester City locked up the league crown.
The first American to ever appear for a Premier League winning side!— Maryland Soccer (@MarylandMSoccer) May 11, 2021
Zack Steffen, history maker. pic.twitter.com/pDj5U2DC9B
Maryland softball outfielder Jaeda Mcfarland earned her second Big Ten Honor.
Always B1G things with @JaedaMcfarland— Maryland Softball (@TerpsSoftball) May 11, 2021
The Terp has earned her second @bigten Co-Freshman of the Week honor
More: https://t.co/EousgzGqDV pic.twitter.com/mEVBK6qNMZ
Maryland men’s lacrosse recapped the Big Ten tournament ahead of the NCAA Tournament.
Big Ten Tourney Champs— Maryland Lacrosse (@TerpsMLax) May 11, 2021
It's been a special run #TerpNation, but we're not satisfied #BeTheBest pic.twitter.com/8edYIJTJla
Maryland women’s lacrosse midfielder Grace Griffin and Maryland men’s lacrosse midfielder Roman Puglise were named Big Ten Medal of Honor recipients.
The Big Ten's most prestigious award.— Maryland Terrapins (@umterps) May 12, 2021
Congrats to Roman Puglise (@TerpsMLax) and Grace Griffin (@MarylandWLax) on being named Maryland's Big Ten Medal of Honor recipients! https://t.co/1pgLXhiXJ0
Maryland women’s golf will have to wait another day for the NCAA Baton Rouge Regional to begin.
No golf today either. Mother Nature had other plans.— Maryland Women's Golf (@TerpsWGolf) May 11, 2021
We’ll try for an 11am (ET) shotgun start tomorrow! pic.twitter.com/A0V1FIZnbc