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EMass girls’ softball: Hopkinton’s Julianna Ceddia headlines Players of the Week

Julianna Ceddia, Hopkinton — In a 13-1 nonleague win over Milford, the Hillers’ lone game last week, the freshman was 5 for 5 at the plate and struck out 11 while tossing a two-hitter.

Meghan Gorman, King Philip — The senior shortstop blasted two home runs and racked up four RBIs in a 15-2 win over Canton.

Emma Howard, Saugus — The senior belted a grand slam in a 2-for-3, 6-RBI performance in an 8-7 extra-inning win over Northeast Metro Tech.


Stephanie Little, Newton South — The sophomore was 4 for 4 with a walk, three RBIs, and three runs scored in a 13-1 Dual County League win over Weston. She started the season 6 for 8.

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Julie MacMillan, Acton-Boxborough — The Colonials catcher went 4 for 7 with an RBI last week, including a 3-for-3 effort in a 3-2 loss to Lowell.

Lindsey Oliveira, Dartmouth — Capping off the week with a 4-for-5 day in a 10-3 win over Brockton Friday, the senior first baseman was also the Indians’ most productive player in a 7-3 loss to North Attleborough, with two RBIs.

Dan Shulman

Dan Shulman can be reached at dan.shulman@globe.com.