HAMMONS NAMED NJCAA NATIONAL PLAYER OF THE WEEK

HAMMONS NAMED NJCAA NATIONAL PLAYER OF THE WEEK

Jerry Hammons, a freshman infielder from Walters State was named the NJCAA National Player of the Week for the past week.  A graduate od Farragut High School in Knoxville, Hammons appeared in all three games in the season opening series as the Senators traveled to USC-Salketchie.  Then Senators took all three games by scores of 18-1, 14-1, and 11-5.

Hammons started at second base in all three games.  He had 7 hits in 11 official bats, a .636 batting average for the series.  He had two doubles and two home runs with nine RBIs.  He also reached base by a walk and being hit by a pitch.  He also scored eight runs in the series.  For the three games, he had a .694 on base percentage with a 1.364 slugging percentage.