Saniuk named NESCAC Softball Player of the Week
Stacia Saniuk ’09
HADLEY, Mass. — Bates College senior Stacia Saniuk earned NESCAC Softball Player of the Week honors, the New England Small College Athletic Conference announced on Monday.
Saniuk (Sharon, Mass.) batted .778 (7-for-9) and posted a 1.444 slugging percentage along with a .867 on-base percentage during a 3-1 week for the Bobcats. She hit two home runs, recorded six walks, had four RBI and four runs scored. Saniuk hit her 20th career homer on Sunday against UMaine-Farmington, extending her program-record mark. She has currently reached base in six straight plate appearances.
It’s the first time a Bobcat has earned NESCAC Softball Player of the Week honors since Saniuk did it on March 19, 2007.
A three-time NESCAC All-Conference player, Saniuk also owns Bates’ career records for extra-base hits (42) and total bases (193). With 108 career base hits, she is currently two away from tying the Bates career record of 110 held by Krissie Whiting ’03.