NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. – Freshman third baseman Daniel Mantoni (Northbridge, Mass.) has been named the Little East Conference Rookie of the Week for the first time in his career after helping the Beacons to a 3-3 record last week.
The Northbridge native hit .333 (8-for-24) and had one RBI and four runs scored in the Beacons six-game home stand He hit safely in five of his six appearances, and recorded two doubles. In Saturday's split with Little East Conference opponent Keene State College, the freshman was 2-for-4 with two runs scored.
His best performance came in the walk-off victory over Western New England University when he went 2-for-5 with a double, an RBI, and a run scored.