Schwartzburg earned a 3-1 record for the Bobcats last week. The junior pitched 30.1 innings across five games, striking out 44 batters. She posted a 0.69 ERA and only allowed 15 hits and eight runs. Schwartzburg currently holds a 7-5 overall record and leads the team with a 1.40 ERA.
Schwartzburg received the weekly award earlier in the season, on March 7, when she pitched 16 and 1/3 innings across three games. She struck out 26 batters and recorded a 0.43 ERA, while only allowing two runs and seven hits.
As a sophomore, Schwartzburg received the conference's Pitcher of the Week title three times during the 2010 season. She also set a Quinnipiac Division I record with 255 strikeouts on the year. Schwartzburg was also named the NEC's Pitcher of the Week and Rookie of the Week twice as a freshman in 2009.
The Bobcats return to action when they host Connecticut, in their first home game of the season, on Thursday, March 24 at 3:30 p.m. at the Quinnipiac Softball Field in Hamden, Conn.