Gromes Hits Her Way To OAC Hitter Of The Week

Senior Kristen Gromes
Senior Kristen Gromes

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio  - - Mount Union senior Kristen Gromes (Navarre/Fairless) was named Ohio Athletic Conference Hitter of the Week. 

Gromes went 20-for-39 from the plate with two doubles, two home runs and drove in 10 runs to help the Purple Raiders to a 10-3 record on their spring trip to Kissimmee, Florida. 

She hit safely in 11 of the 13 games and her best game of the trip came in the Raiders 3-2 defeat of Lake Forest (Ill.) where she went 3- for- 4, with a home run, two runs, two RBI, a double and a stolen base. 

Gromes leads the Raiders in runs (12), hits (20), RBI (10), stolen bases (7), batting average (.513), On-base-percentage (.596) and slugging percentage (.718). 

Mount Union's next game is Saturday when it hosts Muskingum at 1:00 p.m.