Derek Jaar, Greensboro, Rookie of the Week

Derek Jaar, Greensboro, Rookie of the Week

The freshman first baseman from St. Petersburg, Florida went a combined 4-for-6 (.667) with a .714 on-base percentage and a 1.167 slugging percentage in the two contests he appeared in last week, both victories over USA South foe N.C. Wesleyan. Jaar added three runs scored, three RBI and his first career home run in the wins. Also Nominated: Jonathen Burkett, Piedmont; Matthias Carter, Methodist; Dominick Claxton, Ferrum; Drew Johnson, Maryville; Brad Pennington, N.C. Wesleyan; Wes Powell, Huntingdon; Matt Wall, Averett.