Posted: Apr 24, 2012
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Western New England junior third baseman Mike Rubino (Northford, CT) was named to the D3baseball.com National Team-of-the-Week on Tuesday (Apr. 24).
Rubino led the Golden Bears to road victories over Williams (14-6), Westfield State (13-15), and Commonwealth Coast Conference rival Roger Williams (7-0, 15-6) after hitting .529 with a .824 slugging percentage and .571 on-base mark.
He went 2-for-6 with a double and RBI against the Ephs, and was 3-for-5 with a double, triple, two runs scored, and RBI against the Owls.
Rubino then had a 4-for-6 performance with a double, four runs scored and two RBI in the sweep over the Hawks.
A Criminal Justice major, Rubino is second on the team with a .418 average through 32 games.
Western New England (23-9) hosts No. 16 Eastern Connecticut (22-8) at 3:30 p.m. today at the George E. Trelease Memorial Park.
Contact: Ken Cerino, Western New England athletic communications director (413) 782-1227