NECC Baseball-Athletes of the Week #5

NECC Baseball-Athletes of the Week #5

Player of the Week

Eric Marriott, Mitchell

Marriott batted .692 with four RBI and nine runs scored last week to lead the Mariners to a 4-0 overall record. In Mitchell's NECC opener against Newbury he went 7-for-8 with a double, two RBI, six runs scored and three stolen bases. Earlier in the week he reached base safely in all five plate appearances in the opener against Albertus Magnus and finished with two hits, two RBI and three runs scored in the doubleheader. He slugged .923 for the week and had an on-base percentage of .765.

Pitcher of the Week

Daniel O’Donnell Jr., Lesley

O’Donnell Jr. was instrumental in his three conference appearances for Lesley last week. The senior earned a win over Eastern Nazarene while also picking up two saves against Southern Vermont. The pitcher boasted a 0.00 ERA allowing just two hits and striking out two.

Rookie of the Week

Ryan Solimine, Mitchell

Solimine notched his first career shutout against Albertus Magnus last week, allowing only three hits over 5.0 innings while striking out six without issuing a walk. He faced only two batters over the minimum and didn't allow a runner past first base the entire game.