May 5, 2007
WORCESTER, Mass. - Senior outfielder Matt Perron (Auburn, Mass.), a member of the Holy Cross baseball team, has received the 2007 Ray Dobens Award. The award was presented at the 52nd Annual Varsity Club Dinner, held at the Hogan Campus Center on Saturday, May 5.
The Dobens Awardis presented each year to the most improved player on the Crusader baseball team. After batting just .200 in 25 games played last year, Perron developed into one of the Crusaders' top players this season. He started all 35 games in 2007, batting .305 with two homers, 19 runs batted in and 21 runs scored.