FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

April 6, 2009

 

DeNONCOUR NAMED LITTLE EAST
PLAYER OF THE WEEK

Providence, RI-The Little East Conference named Rhode Island College sophomore designated player Laura DeNoncour (Johnston, RI) as its Player of the Week.

 

 

 

In her only action of the week, DeNoncour went three-for-six (.529) with seven RBI, two runs scored, a home run and a sacrifice fly as Rhode Island College swept a doubleheader from Bridgewater State (9-2, 13-0) on Mar. 31. She belted her first collegiate home run in the second inning of game one, while lacing a two-run, bases loaded single in her second plate appearance.

 

For the season, she has played in 16 games, starting eight of them. She is batting .214 (6-for-28) with three runs scored, one homer and 10 RBI.

 

RIC is currently 18-2 overall and 2-0 in the Little East Conference. In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will play a doubleheader at Johnson & Wales on Tuesday, Apr. 7.

 

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