March 29, 2010


Mattoon Named Little East
Softball Player of the Week

Providence, RI-Rhode Island College junior shortstop Donielle Mattoon (Coventry, RI) was named the Little East Conference Softball Player of the Week as she helped lead the Anchorwomen to a 4-0 week.




Mattoon batted .667 (8-for-12) with four runs scored, two doubles, a homer and six RBI. She went 4-for-6 with two RBI and two runs scored as the Anchorwomen swept a doubleheader from Bates on March 27. The following afternoon, she drove in four, including smacking a three-run homer, as Rhode Island College defeated Salve Regina, 9-1, in game one of a doubleheader sweep.


For the season, she has played in 12 games, starting all of them. Mattoon is batting .419 (13-for-31) with seven runs scored, four doubles, two homers and nine RBI.


In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will play a doubleheader tomorrow at Worcester State.