Iroquois grad Zill has memorable moment at college home field

   May 8, 2013 1:01 pm    0


Becky Zill

Becky Zill

Iroquois graduate Becky Zill’s final moment on Niagara University’s home softball diamond was unforgettable.

Zill, a four-year starter at catcher for the Purple Eagles, hit a walkoff solo home run to lift Niagara to a 4-3 victory over University of Maryland Baltimore County on Sunday in a regular-season finale at Niagara Softball Field.

The blast to left field was Zill’s 26th home run of her career. She finished the regular season by leading the team with a .346 average, eight home runs and 34 RBIs.

Zill will lead Niagara (15-28) into the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Tournament against Siena Thursday in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

Read more about Zill in Sunday’s Erie Times-News.



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