From the Daily Herald:
Knox College first-year outfielder Erik Smoy (Hoffman Estates) became the second player to win the Prairie Fire Performer of the Week Award during the spring season.
He went 3-for-6 with a home run, 4 RBI, 4 walks and 4 runs scored to help the Prairie Fire defeat the Fighting Scots 7-6 and 14-4. Smoy reached base four times with a pair of hits and 2 walks while scoring a run in a come-from-behind win in Game 1 and added a grand slam in Game 2 with 2 walks and 3 runs. Hitting in the No. 2 spot in the order, Smoy has a .600 on-base percentage and leads the team in runs scored (16) and walks (14).