ATTLEBORO, Mass. – Mitchell College junior Italia Krick was tabbed New England Collegiate Conference Rookie of the Week for the sport of softball, as announced by the conference on Monday morning.
Krick batted .636 with a double and an RBI last week as the Mariners went 2-2 in NECC play. She finished with a hit in all four games, and in a sweep of Southern Vermont she went 5-for-7 and knocked in a run. She slugged .727 for the week and had an on-base percentage of .636.
It marked the second time this season that Krick has received NECC weekly honors (April 3). The rookie first baseman has played in all 27 games and is batting .347 with 12 RBI and eight runs scored on the year.
Mitchell (9-18 overall, 5-11 NECC) will next host Salve Regina University on Wednesday, April 26 at 3 p.m.