Softball Weekly Award Winners: Week 1

UMass Dartmouth's Maddie O'Gryzek

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PLAYER OF THE WEEK - Maddie O'Gryzek (Norfolk, Mass.), Junior, Outfielder, UMass Dartmouth

O'Gryzek was honored as LEC Player of the Week after batting .692 (9-13) with two extra-base hits, nine runs scored and two runs driven during a 4-0 week for the Corsairs. She went 4-for-4 with three runs scored, one RBI and three stolen bases in an 8-7 win over, and was 3-for-3 with a triple, three runs scored and one RBI in a 6-0 win over Becker. The junior was 1-for-2 with a double and a run scored in a 3-0 win over Northwestern (Minn.). 

UMass Dartmouth's Hannah Smith PITCHER OF THE WEEK - Hannah Smith (Attleboro, Mass.), Senior, UMass Dartmouth

Smith was named LEC Pitcher of the Week after fanning 11 batters while recording a pair of shutout victories for the Corsairs last week. She scattered four hits with three strikeouts over seven innings in a 2-0 win over Bates before fanning eight batters over six innings in a two-hit 6-0 win over Becker. 

Morgan Bolduk ROOKIE OF THE WEEK - Morgan Bolduk (Vernon, Conn.), Freshman, Pitcher/Utility, Eastern Connecticut

Boluck was named LEC Rookie of the Week after going 1-1 in the pitcher's circle while batting .556 (5-9) with three runs scored and one RBI over the first two games of her collegiate career. She was 3-for-5 at the plate with two runs scored while yielding no earned runs over 2.2 innings of relief to earn the decision in an 8-7 win over Webster. She was 1-for-2 with a double, an RBI and a run scored in a 4-2 setback to Marietta.