Player of the Week
Brandon Ginch | Christopher Newport | Jr. | OF/DH
Fairfax, Va. | Fairfax
Christopher Newport junior Brandon Ginch was named the CAC Player of the Week after hitting for the cycle against Eastern Mennonite, driving in a run in all five games, and slugging .944 in a 3-2 week for the Captains. Against Eastern Mennonite, Ginch hit for CNU's first cycle since 2002 and only the third in program history. In his cycle against the Royals, he drove in five runs and scored three times, and wrapped up the cycle by the sixth inning, completing it in his first and only four at-bats. For the week, he hit .444 with 11 RBIs, two home runs, and scored six times.