Courtesy of Berry Athletics
ROME, Ga. (March 12, 2019) — A day after earning his first Southern Athletic Association (SAA) Baseball Player of the Week honor, Berry's Dylan Beasley has been selected to the D3baseball.com Team of the Week for the first time in his career.
The Team of the Week is D3baseball.com's weekly honor roll, in its eighth season of recognizing the top performers at each of nine positions from the previous week. Players are selected from nominations from their school's sports information directors. This is the fifth Team of the Week of the 2019 season.
Beasley led the Berry College baseball team to a series sweep of the Sewanee Tigers over the weekend. In the three-game set, he hit .600 with a pair of triples, six RBI, and five runs scored. He also had a 1.000 slugging percentage and a .667 OBP.
Beasley went 2-for-4 with a pair of runs scored to open the series on Saturday. He followed with a huge 3-for-3 performance in game two with a pair of triples, three runs, and four RBI. Beasley also earned the win on the mound in game three, tossing 6.0 innings with four strikeouts.
On the year, Berry already has 17 triples as a team which leads the nation and is a single-season SAA record. For the season, Beasley leads the SAA with 18 RBI.