NEW LONDON, Conn.-- Senior Jeremy Lhotka has been named the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Baseball Co-Athlete of the week. The Bears opened the season in Florida with a 3-1 record, with a win over Merchant Marine on Saturday and two wins over Finlandia on Sunday.
Lhotka started the season on fire, hitting .846 with five doubles and six RBI's in the Bears first four games. In the last three games, he batted 10-for-10 in three Coast Guard wins. He has a 1.231 slugging percentage.
The Bears will play again tomorrow, Tuesday, March 12 at 9:00 AM against Lakeland.