Asheville, N.C. - On Monday, the league announced the second edition of the weekly honors for Appalachian Athletic Conference Baseball Player and Pitcher of the Week, and Bryan College got the sweep with Lake Burris (SO/Chatsworth, Ga.) being named Player of the Week and Chad Burrows (SR/Nassau, Bahamas) earning Pitcher of the Week recognition.
AAC Player of the Week
Lake Burris - Bryan - Soph. - Chatsworth, Ga.
- Batted .313 with 3 home runs and 6 RBIs to help Bryan to a 4-0 record last week.
- Scored 4 runs on the week.
- 3 of his 5 hits were home runs as he posted a 0.875 slugging percentage.
- Also walked 1 time.
- This is his first weekly award this season.
|Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) #15||A||W||7-6||5||2||1||0||0||1||1||0||0||0|
|Truett McConnell (Ga.) #RV||A||W||3-1||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Truett McConnell (Ga.) #RV||A||W||10-6||5||1||1||0||0||0||1||0||0||0|
|Truett McConnell (Ga.) #RV||A||W||13-11||4||2||2||0||0||2||4||1||0||0|
|Batting Avg:||0.313||Slugging Avg:||0.875|
AAC Pitcher of the Week
Chad Burrows - Bryan - Sr. - Nassau, Bahamas.
- Pitched in 4 games, tossing 5 1/3 innings of shutout ball in relief as Bryan went 4-0 on the week.
- Recorded 1 win and 2 saves on the week.
- Threw 2 shutout innings to get the win in a 7-6 game versus No. 15 Lindsey Wilson (Ky.).
- Picked up 2 saves in the three-game series against Truett-McConnell.
- Allowed 3 hits and 3 walks and had 6 strikeouts on the week.
- Tied for 1st in the nation with 7 total saves this season.
- This is his first weekly honor this season.
|Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) #15||A||W||7-6||2.00||0||0||0||1||3||0||0.00||W|
|Truett McConnell (Ga.) #RV||A||W||3-1||1.00||1||0||0||3||0||1||0.00||S|
|Truett McConnell (Ga.) #RV||A||W||10-6||1.00||0||0||0||2||0||0||0.00||N|
|Truett McConnell (Ga.) #RV||A||W||13-11||1.10||2||0||0||0||0||1||0.00||S|
NAIA National Ranking: 14th
|Baseball Players of the Week|
|Date||Pitcher (School)||Player (School)|
|March 6||Gregory Elder (Truett McConnell)||Wade Weinburger (FR/James Cistern, Bahamas) (Bryan)|
|March 13||Chad Burrows (Bryan)||Lake Burris (Bryan)|
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