West Babylon, N.Y.-University of Bridgeport freshman infielder Conall Roberts (Mt. Laurel. N.J.) has been selected as the East Coast Conference Baseball Rookie of the Week for his outstanding in games that took place from April 23 through 29, 1018.
Roberts went 7-of-16 at the plate last week (.476), getting hits in all five UB games, as he scored one run and knocked in four for the Purple Knights. Conall also posted a .471 on-base percentage in those five contests.
Conall's selection also marks the second consecutive week that a UB baseball player has received ECC Rookie of the Week honors, as teammate Logan Allen (Magnolia, Texas) won the award the previous seven-day period.
The University of Bridgeport baseball team closes out its 2018 regular season with a key four-game East Coast Conference series versus the Mercy College Mavericks beginning on Thursday afternoon at Mercy, as those two teams battle for the final spot in this season's ECC Championship Tournament that will begin next week.