Gonzales Garners NEWMAC Softball Athlete of the Week Accolades

Marissa Gonzales (courtesy photo)

Westwood, MA --- WPI freshman Marissa Gonzales (Oakley, CA) has been named as the NEWMAC Softball Athlete of the Week.

Gonzales batted .714 (5-for-7) with eight RBI and four runs scored, as well as an eye-popping 1.571 slugging percentage as a result of hitting for the cycle over the course of Saturday's NEWMAC split at Emerson. The rookie was 3-for-3 with a triple, four RBI and two runs scored in the opener and 2-for-4 with a double, a home run, four RBI and two runs in the game two triumph.

Softball (10-4) is slated to face No. 15 Amherst in the 2018 Rooftop Field opener Wednesday beginning at 3:30pm.

NEWMAC Release