NECC Baseball Athletes of the Week #1

NECC Baseball Athletes of the Week #1

Player of the Week 

Chris Testa (Sr., OF), Becker College

Senior Chris Testa (Providence, R.I.) led Becker to a 2-1 record in conference play, batting .538 on seven hits in 13 at-bats. Testa knocked in two runs, while also scoring two himself. The senior outfielder also tallied a stolen base for the Hawks.

 

Pitcher of the Week

 

Bryton Ferris (Sr., P), Mitchell College

Senior Bryton Ferris (Manchester, Conn.) tossed a nine-inning complete game to give Mitchell its first win of the season against Otterbein. He allowed only two runs on nine hits and struck out five, while walking only one. It marked the second complete game for the left-handed pitcher, and the first since his rookie season.

 

Rookie of the Week

 

William Negron (Fr., C), Becker College

Freshman William Negron (Bronx, N.Y.) went 4-for-6 at the plate with a double and an RBI to help lead the Hawks to 2-1 record on the week. Negron batted .667 with an OBP of .667 and a slugging percentage of .883. Negron had a timely hit to break a 1-1 tie in the top of the seventh as the Hawks swept a doubleheader over conference foe Newbury.