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Christopher Palmiero of Patterson Honored With Liberty League Weekly Award

TROY, NY (03/05/2019)– Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) student-athlete Christopher Palmiero of Patterson 12563 and Carmel High School has been selected for a weekly award by the Liberty League.

Palmiero was named to the Baseball Weekly Honor Roll after he won his only start, allowing two earned runs (4 total) on six hits in 5.0 innings for a 3.60 earned run average in RPI’s first game of the season.

Founded in 1824, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is America’s oldest technological research university. For nearly two centuries, the Institute has been a driving force behind breakthroughs in engineering and science in virtually every arena-from transportation and infrastructure to business, medicine, outer space, and cyberspace.

As it approaches its bicentennial anniversary, the Institute continues to define The New Polytechnic, a new paradigm for teaching, learning, and research that uses advanced technologies to enable fresh collaborations across disciplines, sectors, and regions, in order to answer the global challenges of our day.