Student-athlete of the Week (Week of March 27)

Josh Appell (Woodmere, N.Y., Sr., LHP) - Josh Appell sat down and career-high and Penn record 13 batters in Penn's Ivy League opening 7-2 victory over Columbia on March 25. Appell fanned at least one Lion in each of his seven innings on the mound, punching out a pair in five frames and striking out the side in the second inning. The senior lefty sat down seven with the batter taking the third strike and at one point, struck out five straight Columbia hitters. Appell scattered just four hits and allowed two runs in the first complete game thrown this season and now leads the team with 25 strike outs in four appearances.