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Larsen named MIAC player of the week

Larsen (Jr., Andover, Minn.), the Pipers' second baseman, helped the Pipers to a 6-0 week, sweeping St. Olaf, Carleton, and St. Catherine to close out their MIAC schedule. She hit four homeruns, including two in one game against Carleton, and drove in seven runs for the week while scoring seven.

Larsen was 9-for-19 at the plate during the week for a .474 batting average. Of her nine hits, just three were singles and she posted a slugging percentage of 1.263. The junior also had her first collegiate triple in the opening game against St. Olaf.

The Pipers have a record of 19-17, 13-9 MIAC and will conclude the 2010 season with a double-header at UW-Stout tomorrow, Tuesday, May 4, at 4:00 p.m.