Oral Roberts baseball players are around the country competing in summer baseball leagues. Here's a quick update on the Golden Eagles.
- Second baseman Nick Roark has 25 hits in 24 games for a .298 average with the Madison Mallards, which is good enough for fourth on the team. A sophomore a year ago, Roark has four doubles and a home run so far this summer.
- Utility man Sam Grellner has also put up great numbers this summer with the Bethany Bulls. In 17 games, Grellner has 18 hits, including four doubles and home run for a .286 average.
- Trent Shelton has recorded six hits in his last eight games for a .261 average.
- Michael Hungate has continued his success from last spring into summer, fifth on the Sharks with a .294 average.
- Southpaw Jake Morrison has seen over 27 innings of work this summer over eight appearances, including three starts. Morrison boasts a 2.96 ERA and a 3-1 record for the Fort Worth Whitetails.
- Right-hander Kyler Stout has put together a solid summer on the mound with a 3.60 ERA in 10 innings of work, but the Broken Arrow, Oklahoma native has also swung the bat well, notching a home run in two at bats.
- Golden Eagle closer Brady Womacks has carried his success on the mound into the summer, tallying four saves in eight appearances for the Petersburg Generals. The right-hander has also struck out 11 and walked just one in eight innings out of the bullpen.
- Nick Rotola has also swung the bat well with the Wilmington Sharks. The outfielder has put together a .269 average on 18 hits, including six doubles.
- In one of the most competitive League's year in and year out, Matt Whatley has put together four multi-hit games with the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox in the Cape Cod League. The Claremore, Oklahoma native has 17 hits in 29 games for a .198 average.
WHERE THEY'RE AT
- Evan Eubanks | Wilmington Sharks | Coastal Plains League | Stats
- Sam Grellner | Bethany Bulls | Jayhawks League | Stats
- Michael Hungate | Wilmington Sharks | Coastal Plains League | Stats
- Billy Lovvorn | Branson Nationals | MINK League | Stats
- Jake Morrison | Fort Worth Whitetails | Greater Southwest Collegiate League | Stats
- Korbin Polly | Derby Twins | Jayhawks League | Stats
- Nick Roark | Madison Mallards | Northwoods League | Stats
- Nick Rotola | Wilmington Sharks | Coastal Plains League | Stats
- Alex Schmitz | Ozark Starts | Show-Me Collegiate League | Stats
- Trent Shelton | Brazos Valley Bombers | Texas Collegiate League | Stats
- Kyler Stout | Wilmington Sharks | Coastal Plains League | Stats
- Matt Whatley | Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox | Cape Cod League | Stats
- Brady Womacks | Petersburg Generals | Coastal Plains League | Stats
For the latest information on ORU baseball, follow @ORUBaseball on Twitter or go to www.ORUAthletics.com. Fans can also receive updates on the team by downloading the Golden Eagles Front Row App at ORUAthletics.com/frontrow or in the App Store.