Starting three games last week, Fern, who earned Louisville Slugger/NFCA Division III Player of the Week honors last week, led the Blugolds in hitting with an average of .444. Fern accumulated four hits and four RBI in nine at-bats. In the top of the sixth inning against Gustavus Adolphus College (Minn.) on Friday, Fern hit her second home run of the season to bring in two runs, which helped the Blugolds defeat the Gusties 7-4. She finished with three RBI and two hits in that game. Fern had a hit in the Blugolds’ two other games this weekend, giving her at least one hit in each of the Blugolds’ last seven games. Starting two games at first base this week, Fern tied for a team-high 10 putouts while also recording one assist with no errors.