KINGS POINT, N.Y. (April 11, 2017) – On Monday night, the Skyline Conference announced that USMMA freshman Wyatt Wilson (Chandler, Ariz.) was named the league's baseball Rookie of the Week for the week ending April 9. The honor comes after Wilson's performances in the Mariners' six Skyline games last week, in which the squad went 3-3.
Additionally, on Tuesday, the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced that Wilson was selected as the DIII Metro Rookie of the Week.
Wilson tied for the team lead with a .500 batting average last week, going 13-for-26 from the dish over the six game with two doubles. The #2 hitter knocked in six runs and scored five times to go along with two stolen bases. He currently ranks third in the Skyline Conference with 33 hits on the season.
For the complete release from the Skyline Conference, click here. For the ECAC's release, follow this link.
The Mariners return to the field on Thursday afternoon, April 13, when they host Lehman College for a non-conference contest beginning at 4:15 p.m. at Lower Roosevelt Field. Live stats are available for the game by following this link.
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