Thunder in the News

Maeg Amsler
Patriot Ledger All-Scholastic 2018
“This 5-6 junior third baseman/shortstop hit .459 for the Indians (17-5), who made it to the Division 2 South quarterfinals. … Had 31 RBI and scored 21 runs during the regular season. … Had big games vs. Plymouth South (3 for 4) and Hingham (grand slam). … Repeat All-Scholastic hit .535 as a sophomore. … Patriot League All-Star. … Joined teammate and fellow All-Scholastic Caroline Zielinski on a 10-day trip to Italy with the USA Premier Softball Team.”

Meghan Duffy
Patriot Ledger All-Scholastic 2018
“This 5-8 sophomore first baseman hit .393 with a .419 on-base percentage for the Wamps. … Hit 6 doubles, 7 triples and 2 home runs with 21 RBI and 18 runs scored. … Fielding percentage was .981. … Led the Wamps (18-5) to the Div. 1 South semifinals as a No. 9 seed. … Drove in both runs in a 2-1 first-round playoff win over North Attleboro. … Bay State Conference First-Team All-Star”

Rebecca Gozzo
Patriot Ledger All-Scholastic 2018
“This 5-5 sophomore catcher from Braintree hit .627 in leading the Ducks (11-6) to the Div. 2 South playoffs. Hit 2 home runs and 5 triples. Had an on-base percentage of .653 and slugged .925. Had 12 multi-hit games. Threw out seven runners attempting to steal. Catholic Conference All-Star”

chloe.PNGChloe Hohmann
Patriot Ledger All-Scholastic
“This 5-7 junior pitcher was the South Shore League Sullivan Division MVP. Was 13-6 in the circle with a 2.09 ERA and 150 strikeouts. Hit .576 with 5 homers, 9 doubles and 23 RBI. Had big games vs. Mashpee (4 for 4, homer, 4 RBI, 10 strikeouts) and Pembroke (homered and struck out 10 in a 1-0 win). Threw a no-hitter, a one-hitter and three two-hitters. Three-time All-Scholastic hit .509 as a sophomore. Three-time league all-star.”

Brianna Melchionda
Boston Globe All-Scholastic and Patriot Ledger All-Scholastic 2018
“Melchionda finished with a 1.01 ERA and 195 strikeouts in 132 innings. The sophomore tossed one perfect game and one no-hitter on her way to a 16-3 record. Melchionda hit .347 and drove in 22 runs”
“This 5-6 sophomore pitcher was a revelation in her first year as a starter following in the footsteps of graduated two-time All-Scholastic Ellie Fleming. … Went 15-2 with a 1.01 ERA, striking out 195 in 132 innings. … Threw nine shutouts, including a perfect game against Falmouth with 13 strikeouts. … Hit .347 with 22 RBI and 18 runs scored. … Led the Rams (16-2) to the Div. 1 South quarterfinals”

samantha.PNGSamantha Smith
Patriot Ledger All-Scholastic 2018
“This 5-7 junior center fielder hit .408 with 14 RBI for the Raiders (13-9), who posted their first playoff win in 30 years — a 12-0 conquest of Milton in the Div. 1 South tournament. … Had a .558 on-base percentage, thanks to 19 walks. … Threw a runner out at the plate to end a 7-5 win over Quincy that clinched a playoff berth. … Two-time captain. … Patriot League All-Star. … Repeat All-Scholastic. … Career batting average is .471”

caroline.PNGCaroline Zielinski
Patriot Ledger All-Scholastic 2018
“This 5-6 junior pitcher was 15-5 with a 1.60 ERA for the Indians (17-5), who made it to the Div. 2 South quarterfinals. Struck out 156 and walked 28 in 122 innings. Batted .375 with 21 hits and 11 RBI. Threw a no-hitter vs. Scituate and a three-hit shutout vs. Marshfield. Patriot League Fisher Division MVP. Career pitching numbers: 30-8, 1.24 ERA, 278 strikeouts. Repeat All-Scholastic”