Nathan DeChaine slugged four home runs in the Mustangs’ first six conference games of the season en route to the GPAC Player of the Week award.

Nathan DeChaine, a senior first baseman-third baseman from Brainerd, Minn., is the Hauff Mid-America Sports/Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Baseball Player of the Week for March 26 to April 1.

DeChaine collected nine hits in 17 at-bats for a .529 batting average with four home runs and 11 RBIs in the Mustangs’ first six GPAC contests of the season. DeChaine homered in three of the Mustangs’ four games against Mount Marty to raise his career total to a school-record 41 home runs. He is also the Morningside record holder with 189 career RBIs.

DeChaine is the Mustangs’ leading hitter with a .388 batting average with team high totals of eight home runs and 26 RBIs so far this season.