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Western New England College senior Joe Griglun selected TCCC Player-of-the-Week

Western New England College senior Joe Griglun selected TCCC Player-of-the-Week
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- Western New England College senior first baseman Joe Griglun (Southington, CT) was named The Commonwealth Coast Conference (TCCC) Baseball Player-of-the-Week on Monday (Apr. 19).

Griglun hit .563 (9-for-16) with a double, homer, and 10 runs-batted-in as the Golden Bears enjoyed a perfect 4-0 week, extending the team's winning streak to nine games and record to 25-6.

He opened the week with a four-hit, four RBI performance in a 9-3 win over Keene State and followed with three hits (including his team best fifth homer of the season) and two runs-batted-in in a 12-2 victory over city rival Springfield.

Griglun then collected a pair of hits and four runs-batted-in in a doubleheader sweep over conference rival Wentworth. He also handled 37 chances (36 putouts) without an error.

A Sport Management major, Griglun has hit safely in 30 of the team's 31 games this spring.