Baseball

 

Michael Kennah, Lynchburg, Junior, Shortstop

Kenah, a junior from Clifton, Va., posted five RBI last week including a four-RBI game against Southern Virginia University in which he clubbed two doubles and a triple. He also had one RBI and a walk in Lynchburg?s 6-1 win over No.10 Shenandoah University.  He batted .455 for the week (5-for-11) with three doubles, a triple, five RBI and three runs scored.  On the season, Kenah is hitting .379 with an OBP of .455.

Baseball Player Honor Roll

Justin Rodriguez, Eastern Mennonite, Freshman, 3rd Base
Rodriguez cranked his first career longball in the top of the sixth against Guilford on Saturday, giving the Royals a 3-1 lead.  He added his second the next time up, leading off the eighth with a dinger to left.  He finished the game 2-for-4 with three RBIs on his two homers.  He also batted 2-for-4 in EMU?s only other game, including an RBI.  In the rain-shortened week, Rodriguez was 4-for-8 from the dish, with two homers, four RBIs and two runs.  He had a slugging percentage of 1.25 and now leads the ODAC with his 30 RBIs.

Justin Pittman, Guiford, Junior, Outfielder
Pittman Hit .500 in Guilford?s 1-2 week with two doubles among his four hits? scored three runs and had a team-high three RBI? had two hits, including a clutch double, in Guilford?s ODAC win over Eastern Mennonite? his two-run double in the sixth tied the game at 3-3? he later scored what proved the winning run in the Quakers? four-run sixth... doubled among his two hits in a home loss to unbeaten Tufts.

Jordan Walton, Randolph-Macon, Senior, 1st Base
Walton totaled nine hits, one homeruns, five RBI and six runs scored on the week.  He highlighted his efforts by a 4-for-6 performance against Emory & Henry where he drove in two, homered, and scored four times.  The senior from Mechanicsville moved into second place all-time in the ODAC with his 55th career double.