Nighthawks freshman Javi Martinez batted .583 (7-for-12) last week in three games and has been selected as a Nighthawk of the Week for the week ending on April 8. Martinez was also named a New England Collegiate Conference Rookie of the Week, for the week ending on April 8.
Martinez started the week with a 2-for-5 performance on Thursday at Lasell College. On Saturday in a doubleheader against Lesley, Martinez went a combined 5-for-7 including a double and a run scored as the Nighthawks handed the Lynx their first in conference loss of the season in game two.
Martinez is on a five-game hitting streak and has reached base safely in 22 straight games. The Nighthawks are scheduled to face Lesley on Wednesday at 4:00 at Bunker Hill Community College and Anna Maria on Thursday at 7:00, from the New England Baseball Complex. Then, the Nighthawks open a three-game set this weekend at Southern Vermont.