Senior shortstop Vaibhav Desai (Waltham, Mass. / Waltham) of the Becker College baseball team has been named the New England Collegiate Conference Player of the Week for the week ending March 19, 2017.
Desai led the Hawks to a 5-1 record in Florida, hitting .500 at the plate with 13 RBI in five games. Desai totaled 11 hits, nine runs scored, three doubles and four walks. The senior also pitched a complete game, earning the win and allowing just one run as he struck out three.
Desai was also named Becker Athlete of the Week for the same period.