HADLEY, MA -- Sophomore third baseman Doug Schaffer (New Haven, CT) has been selected as the New England Small College Athletic Conference's Baseball Player of the Week for play ending April 4.
Schaffer hit .533 for the week to lead the Ephs to a 5-0 record that included a series sweep of NESCAC West rival Middlebury. In three games against the Panthers, Schaffer went 5-for-8 (.625) and walked five times, getting on base in 10 of his 13 plate appearances (.769 OBP). He drove in four runs and scored five times versus the Panthers. He recorded six RBIs, scored eight runs and drew six walks. At third base, he registered four putouts and eight assists.