April 10, 2017--Mount St. Mary's senior Rachel Heinze (Charlotte Hall, Md.) has been named the Northeast Conference Softball Player of the Week. Heinze hit .615 (8-for-13) with two home runs, three doubles, eight RBI and six runs scored to lead the Mount to a 3-1 record during the week
Heinze posted a 1.308 slugging percentage for the week while adding a .667 on-base percentage. She had four hits in seven at-bats during two victories over Fairleigh Dicksinson, belting a home run while scoring three itmes in the Mount's 12-7 win in the opening game of the twinbill. In the second game, Heinze went 3-for-4 with two RBI. Earlier in the week, Heinze launched a three-run homer during Mount's 4-3 victory over MEAC member Morgan State. The senior is batting .402 with nine home runs and 26 RBI this season.
Mount St. Mary's hosts Georgetown on Wednesday, April 12, at 4:00 p.m. at Our Lady of the Meadows Field.