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Domenic Crocenzie awarded player of the week

a portrait of a Knights baseball player, Domenic CrocenzieCourtesy of the Northern Essex website

Knights player Domenic Cocenzie named NJCAA player of the week

Freshman infielder Domenic Crocenzie of North Providence, RI was named NJCAA national player of the week. The NJCAA announced the selection for the week ending on March 26th. 

The Knights opened region 21 play with a three game series sweep against Roxbury community college that week. In the series Crocenzie batted .857% (6-for-7) hitting one HR and recording 12 RBIs in 30-0, 18-0 and 12-0 wins against Roxbury. His offensive assault earned him the recognition from the NJCAA. 

In the series opener he hit a solo HR, a triple and drove in seven RBIs. He led off game two with a triple and scored four more runs. Crocenzie collected another RBI with a sacrifice fly in the series finale. 

The Knights were scheduled to head on the road to play a double header against Holyoke community college on April 2nd.