Freshman catcher William Negron (Bronx, N.Y. / Salesian) of the Becker College baseball team has been named the New England Collegiate Conference Rookie of the Week for the week ending April 29, 2018.
Negron hit an outstanding .471 this past week, including two multi-hit games. He totaled eight RBI, four doubles and a home run at the plate, while also proving to be a threat on the bases, with two stolen bases and four runs scored. In his top performance of the week, the freshman went 3-for-3 with six RBI against Dean.
It is the second time Negron has been named Rookie of the Week, having taken the award for week ending March 4, 2018.
Negron was also named Becker Athlete of the Week for the same period.
Negron and the Hawks will look to wrap up their regular season on Tuesday when they host Mitchell College at 4:00 p.m.