DURHAM, N.C. – Sophomore outfielder Jimmy Herron collected ACC Baseball Player of the Week accolades as announced by the league office Monday.
Herron posted a tremendous week, totaling 10 hits, two doubles, two home runs, eight RBIs, six runs scored, and four stolen bases in five games, including a series win over Virginia Tech. Over the five games, the Harleysville, Pa., native hit .476 to raise his batting average for the year from .292 to .348. He had multiple hits and at least one RBI in four of the five games while posting an on-base percentage of .480 and a slugging percentage of .857.
The honor is the first ACC weekly citation for Herron and the first for a Blue Devil since Chris Marconcini earned the recognition Feb. 24, 2014. In total, 13 Blue Devils have garnered 15 ACC Player of the Week accolades in program history.
Duke ACC Player of the Week Selections
Jimmy Herron | March 13, 2017
Chris Marconcini | Feb. 24, 2014
Jordan Betts | April 1, 2013
Alex Hassan | March 17, 2008
Adam Murray | Feb. 14, 2005
Brian Hernandez | April 12, 2004
David Mason | April 30, 2001
Vaughn Schill | May 1, 1999
Vaughn Schill | Mar. 3, 1999
Ryan Jackson | May 9, 1994
Ryan Jackson | Apr. 26, 1993
Casey Jowers | May 29, 1993
Scott Pinoni | May 8, 1993
Quinton McCracken | April 14, 1991
Cass Hopkins | April 8, 1991