NEWMAC Baseball Athlete of the Week
Ryan Arena, Babson (Sr, Yorktown Heights, N.Y.)
Arena recorded three multi-hit games and batted .533 (8-for-15) boasting a .632 OBP and 1.133 slugging, with three doubles, two home runs, nine RBI and seven runs scored in a 4-0 week for Babson. The senior slugger was 2-for-3 with a homer and five RBI in Thursday's 26-1 win over WPI and was 6-for-12 with three doubles, a home run and four runs batted in to help the Beavers sweep Wheaton over the weekend. Arena drove in tying run with a double in the top of the ninth inning of Saturday's 4-3 game-two win and then hit a three-run walk-off homer to give Babson an 8-7 victory on Sunday.