Melton Named NWAC Under Armour Athlete of the Week

Melton NWAC AoW

VANCOUVER, Wash. — Linn-Benton Community College freshman Jacob Melton was named the NWAC / Under Armour Offensive Baseball Athlete of the Week for Week 2 of this season.

In 4 games, Melton had a .357 batting average, 5 runs, 5 hits, a triple and 2 home runs to go with 8 RBIs and 4 stolen bases. His slugging average was .929. 

"Jacob continues to be a real competitive, clutch bat in the middle of our order as well as being a captain out in center field," said Roadrunner head coach Andy Peterson. "The progress he has made and work he has put in is unmatched. He is a real pleasure to watch play baseball."

Read the full NWAC release here

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