Murphy named NECC Player of the Week

Vasia Murphy

LEICESTER, Mass. --- Senior left fielder Vasia Murphy (Dracut, Mass. / Dracut) of the Becker College softball team has been named the New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Player of the Week for the week ending April 7, 2019.

Murphy was explosive this past week for the Hawks, hitting .632 over six games with a 1.000 slugging percentage, with hits in all six games. The senior team captain dished out two home runs, ten RBI, one double, three walks and two stolen bases. As of press time, she is on a nine-game hitting streak.

Murphy was also named the Becker College Athlete of the Week for the same period. It is the second straight week a Hawk has been named the NECC Player of the Week for softball.

Click here for the full NECC release

The Hawks are back on the field on Wednesday when they play at Suffolk University in a 4:00 p.m. double-header.

Follow the Hawks all season long! Go to and follow us on Twitter: @BeckerAthletics , Instagram: @beckercollegeathletics and Facebook: @BeckerCollegeAthletics