Thompson Named To American Honor Roll|
May 15, 2017
CINCINNATI - University of Cincinnati senior outfielder R.J. Thompson (Mason, Ohio/Mason) was named to the American Athletic Conference honor roll for the second-straight week, the league office announced Monday.
Thompson led the way offensively this week, hitting .444 in five games. He finished 8-for-18 with a home run, two doubles, six runs driven up, four runs scored and four walks.
In UC’s 8-5 senior day win over UCF on Sunday, Thompson finished 3-for-4 with three runs driven in and a run scored. On the season, he leads UC with a .333 batting average with four home runs, 12 doubles, 26 RBIs, 27 walks and 31 runs scored.
Cincinnati (27-25, 9-12 American) closes out the regular season this week with four games on the road.
This weekend, the Bearcats travel to Houston for a Thursday-Saturday three-game set at Darryl & Lori Schroeder Park. Games on Thursday and Friday will start at 7:30 p.m. ET and Saturday’s series finale goes at 2 p.m.
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