BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Senior catcher Jacob Mayfield has been named to the D3baseball.com Team of the Week, the organization announced today.
Mayfield, from Gadsden, Ala., helped No. 18 Birmingham Southern move to 5-0 this past weekend, going 6-for-11 (.545) at the plate. He hit three doubles with four RBI for an .818 slugging percentage and .615 on-base percentage. Mayfield also scored six runs and was hit-by-pitch twice. At his post behind the plate, he made 24 putouts with two assists for a perfect fielding percentage.
The Panthers, who moved to 14th in this week's D3baseball.com Top 25, will face in-state rival Huntingdon tonight at 6 p.m., and return home this weekend for a conference series against Oglethorpe, with games Friday at 6 p.m. and Saturday at 3 p.m. and 6 p.m.