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DENISCHUK EARNS ECAC PLAYER OF THE WEEK HONORS FOR SECOND CONSECUTIVE WEEK
Melanie Denischuk has broken numerous UMBC records this season.
Denischuk batted .636 (7-for-11) with two doubles, four home runs, four runs scored and 12 RBI last week, leading the Retrievers with 21 total bases and a 1.909 slugging percentage in the four games. She also walked twice for a .692 on-base percentage. In UMBCís 15-1 win in the first game of a doubleheader against
Denischuk earned her third consecutive and fourth overall America East Player of the Week award on Monday. She broke the school records for home runs and RBI in a single season, and she is second in the NCAA with 19 homers this year. On Friday, Denischuk was selected as one of 25 finalists for the USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year Award.
Denischuk and the Retrievers return to action Wednesday when they take on America East foe