Matt Zaffino '21 was selected the NESCAC Baseball Player of the Week on Monday, March 9 after he led the Continentals to a three-game sweep of Clarkson University.
Zaffino hit .545 (6-for-11) with five runs scored, six runs batted in, three stolen bases, a .615 on-base percentage and 1.091 slugging percentage in the season-opening series.
He had three hits, including his second career grand slam and a triple, in a 12-2 win on Saturday. He doubled, walked twice and drove in a run in an 8-2 victory in the first game of Sunday's doubleheader. He added two singles, two stolen bases and an RBI in a 7-5 triumph in the nightcap.