Allen and Robertson Earn Positions on NE10 Weekly Honor Roll

Allen and Robertson Earn Positions on NE10 Weekly Honor Roll

COLCHESTER, Vt. - Saint Michael's College baseball juniors Trevor Allen (Dennis, Mass./Dennis-Yarmouth Regional) and Joe Robertson (Essex Junction, Vt./Essex) were both named to the Northeast-10 Conference Weekly Honor Roll for the week ending on Sunday, April 22. Allen claimed his second accolade of the spring and Robertson his first.

Allen batted .529 with a .941 slugging percentage and a .579 on-base percentage in four games last week. He was 9-for-17 with four runs, 10 RBIs, one double, two home runs and two walks. During a 13-9 win over Southern Vermont College on Wednesday, Allen was 2-for-3 with two runs, seven RBIs, two homers and two walks. The Purple Knights lost three times to regionally-ranked Merrimack College over the weekend, with Allen 3-for-5 with one run, two RBIs and a double in a 12-7 loss during Saturday's opener before adding a hit in the nightcap, an 8-4 setback. During an 8-5 defeat on Sunday, Allen was 3-for-5 with one run and one RBI.

Allen, who is tied for second in program history with 27 career doubles while standing third with nine home runs, turns in career highs nearly across the board this season, batting .309 with a .509 slugging percentage and .381 on-base percentage. His 21 RBIs nearly match his career total entering the spring (24), while Allen has bests in hits (34) and walks (13). Both of his career triples have come this year, and he has equaled highs in runs (12) and homers (3) while standing one short of a best in doubles (9). He is 10th in the NE10 n slugging percentage.

Robertson batted .400 with a .467 slugging percentage and .550 on-base percentage in four games last week, going 6-for-15 with four runs, two RBIs, a double, four walks, a hit-by-pitch and a stolen base. Robertson was 1-for-2 with two runs, an RBI and three walks against Southern Vermont before going 3-for-4 with two runs, an RBI, a double and a hit-by-pitch in Saturday's opener with Merrimack. He went 2-for-5 with a steal during the nightcap and walked once on Sunday.

Robertson has set career highs in doubles (9), walks (11) and stolen bases (8) while matching bests in hits (33), runs (17), RBIs (12) and extra-base hits (10). He bats .303 with a career-best .377 on-base percentage.

The Purple Knights break from NE10 action to visit the State University of New York at Plattsburgh on Tuesday for a 2 p.m. doubleheader.