Boccanfuso Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week

PHILADELPHIA - Penn freshman Jamie Boccanfuso was named Ivy League Rookie of the Week by the league office on Tuesday followingthe Quaker'strip to Florida for the Rebel Spring Games. Boccanfuso drove in the winning run on a RBI single, breaking a 2-2 deadlock in the top of the sixth inning, as the Quakers earned a 3-2 win against Florida A&M. Boccanfuso has started all 13 games for the Quakers at shortstop and paces the team with 14 hits and 9 RBI with a .333 batting average.

Boccanfuso and the rest of the Quakers are hosting Saint Joseph's for a doubleheader Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. -Penn's first home game of the season.