PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Lauren Del Vacchio, Simmons (Jr., 2B/OF - Murrieta, Calif.)
In four games, the junior hit safely in all four contests with multiple hits in three of them. She batted .538 (7-13) with a .600 on-base percentage and a .692 slugging average to give her an OPS of 1.292. The center fielder knocked in four runs, while scoring five times from the leadoff spot in the order, drew a pair of walks and collected two doubles , while striking out just once in 15 plate appearances. The three-year standout began the week by going 2-3 in each game for a 4-6 day in a twinbill vs. host Emerson College on March 15 and added a double, two RBI, two walks and three runs scored in the doubleheader. Del Vacchio capped the week by going 3-7 the following day vs. #23 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and also drove in two runs, while scoring twice and extending her season hitting streak to eight straight games.