Swain Named MAAC Baseball Rookie of the Week for Second Time

Dan Swain

March 19, 2014

Siena freshman Dan Swain is the MAAC Rookie of the Week for the second time this season. Swain continued his fast start, batting .389 with a .611 slugging percentage in five games against high caliber opponents last week.

Swain (Newton, Mass./Newton) began the week with a 2-for-4 game in a 15-9 loss at regional power Georgia State. Swain homered and drove in three runs in the victory. He had a three-hit game in the series finale at Ohio State - the most hits by any player for either team in the game. Swain drew two walks on the week to post a .450 on-base percentage in 20 plate appearances and had 12 putouts without an error in centerfield.

Swain is third on the Saints with a .317 batting average. He was also named Rookie of the Week on February 18.