This Week’s Outstanding Athletes

Local High School Sports.

Independence Patriots 

Baseball:

CJ Brown – The senior was nominated for his 4-4 and 3 RBI performance against Indian Land recently.  He is hitting .300 on the season, OPS .920, and is quick on the bases stirring the pot for the Patriots offense.

Bryson Jusko – The young man leads the team with a .388 batting average.  He has an OBP .523, OPS .952 on 17 hits for the Patriots.

Noah Howie – The senior catcher and outfielder is having a solid season.  His batting average is .345, OBP .487, OPS .918 with 13 RBI’s, and 24 runs scored.  Howie on 95 fielding attempts .926 fielding percentage primarily behind the dish.

Raja Milton – The senior outfielder has a batting average of .370. OBP .500, OPS .907, with a team leading 20 hits, has 12 RBI’s and scored 20 runs while taking 13 base on balls for the season.



Queens Grant Stallions

Baseball: 

Nick Kuebler – The junior is having his best season as a Stallion. He is hitting .556, OBP .610, OPS 1.454, leads team with 25 hits, has 24 RBI’s, 6 doubles, 2, triples, and 1 home run.

Jacob Beard – Lefty continues to get better with every game.  His batting average is .438, has 21 hits, 13 RBI’s, 11 stolen bases, 4 doubles, 1 triple, 1 home run. His OBP .557, OPS  1.182.

Spencer Smith – The senior is hitting .426, has 23 hits, 9 RBI’s, and a team leading 12 doubles.  His OBP .483, OPS 1.131 in 17 games this season.

Andy Duran – The junior has a solid .382 batting average, drilled 21 hits, has 20 RBI’s including 9 doubles, 1 triple, 2 home runs, and a team leading 13 stolen bases. Has an OBP .453, and OPS 1.144.

Alwin Duran – The super freshman in 15 games is hitting .477 on 21 hits, he is the team RBI leader with 26, has 4 doubles, 2 triples, and 2 home runs.  The first year varsity player has a solid OBP .491, OPS 1.286.

Bryce Gorospe – The senior ace has pitched 34.1 innings, has allowed 22 hits, 18 walks, 42 strikeouts with an ERA 1.43, and has 4 wins against 2 losses for the Stallions.