West Babylon, N.Y.-University of Bridgeport senior Daren Grabowski (Berlin, Conn.) has been selected as the East Coast Conference Baseball Player of the Week for his outstanding play in games that took place from March 12-18, 2018.
Grabowski hit in all seven games last week (including five multi-hit games) to extend his hitting streak to nine contests, as he went 15-of-32 at the plate which translates to a .469 batting average. He also blasted two home runs and drove in five last week as he posted a .750 slugging percentage and a .528 on base percentage from his lead-off spot in the Purple Knights' order. He also scored a whopping 14 runs and stole two bases on the week. So far in 2018, Grabowski is batting .372 and leads UB with five home runs.