Ripon, WI -- Alex Lawrence, a junior first baseman for the Beloit College Baseball team from Waukesha, Wisconsin (West), has been named the Midwest Conference Baseball Player of the Week for the week ending March 16. The Conference Office announced the recognition on Monday.
Lawrence hit .464 with a team-leading 13 hits and 11 RBIs on the Bucs’ Spring Trip to the Central Florida Invite. He also scored seven runs, had two doubles, two stolen bases, and fielded 1.000 on 54 chances during the eight game. He had at least two hits in six of the eight games.
The Buccaneers finished their trip on Saturday with a 6-2 record, their best Spring Trip mark since also going 6-2 in 2009.
The Bucs are scheduled to host Wisconsin Lutheran College in a doubleheader at The Ballpark at Strong Stadium on Saturday aqnd play two at Milwaukee School of Engineering on Sunday. Both of those doubleheaders are in question as of now due to field conditions.