Dominican College sophomore shortstop Cara Piasecki has been selected as the Louisville Slugger/NFCA Division II National Player of the Week for the week ending April 27, it was announced on Wednesday.
Piasecki hit .559 for the week, going 9-for-34 in the Chargers 10 games played last week. She had at least one hit in each of the 10 games and finished with seven runs, 14 RBI, four doubles and two home runs on the week.
A sophomore from Port Monmouth, N.J., Piasecki went 3-for-4 with six RBI in the first game of a doubleheader against Wilmington University on Sunday. She also had a 3-for-4 day against the University of the Sciences on Saturday and posted a 4-for-4 effort against Post last Monday.
She set a school record on April 26 with her 10th home run of the season. The Chargers have set a school record for conference victories in a season with 18, surpassing the previous school record of 15.
For her efforts, Piasecki also earned Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Player of the Week honors.