Negron Named ECAC DIII Metro Rookie of the Week

Freshman infielder Amaris Negron fielding the ball.
Amaris Negron

Danbury, Conn. - The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) has announced the Softball Players of the Week for the week ending April 15. Farmingdale State freshman 2B/SS Amaris Negron (Central Islip, N.Y.) was named ECAC Division III Metro Rookie of the Week.

Negron had a strong week to lead the Rams to a 6-0 record. In the first game of a doubleheader sweep over Yeshiva University, Negron was 3-for-3 at the plate with a home run, four runs scored and 4 RBI. In the final game of the week, a 12-3 win over Purchase College, Negron hit a two-run triple to cap an eight-run fourth inning. For the week, Negron batted 8-for-12 (.667) with eight runs scored, 6 RBI and had three extra-base hits (one double, triple and homer).