MORGANTOWN, W.V. - After another extremely successful week at the plate, University of Eastern Shore senior outfielder Byron Campbell has earned a the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association National Player of the Week honor. This comes one day after Campbell was named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Player of the Week.
The senior hit .591 with over a six-game stretch to lead UMES to a 3-3 record. He was 2-for-6 with three RBI in the Hawks? doubleheader split with Lehigh midweek, before going 11-for-16 (.688) with two homers in four games at Delaware State. It was his effort that helped the Hawks sweep a twinbill with DSU on Saturday, the first from a Hawk outfit versus DSU in over a decade. He reached base in every contest last week, moving his consecutive games of reaching base to 14. The honor is the seventh player of the week honor for the Hawks over the past two weeks. UMES has now landed four player of the week honors by the NCAA, Collegiate Baseball,