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Baseball Athletes of the Week: May 13, 2019 (Final)

baseball athletes of the week for May 13, 2019

Player of the Week

Danny Brown (UMass Boston) - Junior – Outfield – Hudson, Mass.
Brown was named Little East Conference Baseball Player of the after turning in a performance over four games that earned him LEC Championship Tournament Most Outstanding Player honors in the second-seeded Beacons' run to their conference record third consecutive league title. He was 1-for-5 and drove in the game-winning run in the bottom of the 11th in a 2-1 win over fifth-seeded UMass Dartmouth to open the tournament, and was 1-for-2 with a walk and scored the game-winning run in a 2-0 victory over second-ranked and top-seeded Southern Maine that sent UMass Boston to the championship round. The junior capped the week going 1-or-3 with a double, three RBI and a run scored in the championship clinching 8-2 win over the Corsairs.

Pitcher of the Week

Bobby Tramondozzi (UMass Boston) – Senior – Relief Pitcher – Peabody, Mass.
Tramondozzi was named Little East Conference Baseball Pitcher of the Week after closing out three of UMass Boston's four games as the Beacons won their third consecutive LEC tournament championship. He was 1-0 with one save in his three appearances out of the bullpen, registering eight strikeouts while scattering five hits and a walk over his 6.1 innings of work. The senior earned the win in the Beacons' 2-1 tournament-opening win over fifth-seeded UMass Dartmouth after striking out five batters over the 3.1 innings, and earned his program-record 10th save of the year after fanning three batters over the final two innings of a 2-0 win over second-ranked and top-seeded Southern Maine. He capped the week recording the final three outs in the championship-clinching 8-2 victory over the Corsairs.

Rookie of the Week

Dylan Fashempour (UMass Boston) – Freshman – Starting Pitcher – Redlands, Calif.
Fashempour was named Little East Conference Baseball Rookie of the Week after tossing 6.2 shutout innings in UMass Boston's 2-0 victory over second-ranked and top-seeded Southern Maine Saturday. The freshman racked up eight strikeouts while scattering four hits and two walks as the Beacons advanced to the LEC tournament championship round.

Previous Athlete of the Week Recipients

Player of the Week
February 25 - Davis Mikell (Castleton)
March 4 - Davis Mikell (Castleton)
March 11 - Davis Mikell (Castleton)
March 18 - Alexander White (Eastern Connecticut)
March 25 - Devin Warren (Southern Maine)
April 1 - Greg Campbell (Western Connecticut)
April 8 - Tyler Walsh (Rhode Island College)
April 15 - Nick Herzog (UMass Boston)
April 22 - Nick Cotraro (UMass Boston)
April 29 - Nick Herzog (UMass Boston)
May 6 - Nick Herzog (UMass Boston), Devin Warren (Southern Maine)

Pitcher of the Week
February 25 – Garrett Moran (Castleton)
March 4 - Andy Kenosh (Castleton)
March 11 – Connor Davey (Rhode Island College)
March 18 - Jordan Muchin (Eastern Connecticut)
March 24 - Jordan Muchin (Eastern Connecticut)
April 1 - Matt Cronin (UMass Dartmouth)
April 8 - Tucker Hetherman (UMass Dartmouth) / Ben Lambert (Southern Maine)
April 15 - Fernando Burgos (UMass Boston)
April 22 – Ben Lambert (Southern Maine) / Jordan Muchin (Eastern Connecticut)
April 29 - Joe Gratton (Castleton)
May 6 - Fernando Burgos (UMass Boston)

Rookie of the Week
February 25 – Jon Candiales (UMass Dartmouth)
March 4 – no nominees
March 11 – Stephen Andrews (Rhode Island College)
March 18 - Zach Edwards (Western Connecticut)
March 25 - Matt Malcom (Eastern Connecticut)
April 1 - Mike Sollitto (UMass Dartmouth)
April 8 - Luke Broadhurst (Eastern Connecticut)
April 15 - Dylan Fashempour (UMass Boston)
April 22 - Matt Malcom (Eastern Connecticut)
April 29 - Zach Edwards (Western Connecticut)
May 6 - Owen Marica (Eastern Connecticut)