Elizabeth Birkbeck Named to Horizon League All-Tournament Team

Elizabeth Birkbeck
Elizabeth Birkbeck

Indianapolis, Ind. -- Youngstown State junior Elizabeth Birkbeck was named to the 2019 Horizon League All-Tournament Team, the league announced.

Birkbeck batted .500 with a pair of home runs, three runs batted in and two runs scored. She also posted a slugging percentage of 2.000 and an on-base percentage of .750.

Birkbeck hit a two-run home run in the bottom of the second inning against Oakland to give the Penguins a 2-0 lead and tied the game at 4-4 with a solo blast in the bottom of the 13th inning.

She is the seventh YSU player since 2016 to earn Horizon League All-Tournament accolades.