March 2, 2010
Bruce Maxwell named SCAC Offensive Player of the Week
SUWANEE, Ga. - The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference office named #Bruce Maxwell# Offensive Player of the Week for the period ending February 28.
Maxwell drove in eight runs on nine hits over five games to help power the Panther offense to their seventh straight victory. The freshman from Toney had a particularly good weekend, with two homeruns against Arcadia University on Saturday and a third against Huntingdon on Sunday.
He finished the week with a .577 on-base percentage and .950 slugging percentage. Bruce hit .450 over the five game span for the award.
This is the first Player of the Week honor for the Panthers this season. The team will return to the diamond this weekend as they host Wabash College on Saturday, Adrian College and Wabash again on Sunday, followed by another single on Monday with Adrian. First pitch on Saturday is slated for 2:00 p.m. at Striplin Field.