Victor Roache Earns Sixth All-American Honor
RICHMOND, Va. - Victor Roache picked up his sixth All-American Honor for the 2011 season this week. The sophomore was tabbed as the CollegeBaseballInsider.com's First Team designated hitter.
The Ypsilanti, Mich. native hit .326 with 30 home runs and 84 RBIs in the 2011 season. The sophomore outfielder set new Georgia Southern and Southern Conference single-season home run records and was twice named the SoCon's Player of the Month. He is currently playing summer baseball for the Cotuit Kettleers in the Cape Cod League.
Roache finished second in the TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby earlier in July. He hit four home runs over the first two rounds to advance to the finals.
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- Category: Baseball
- Published on Friday, 15 July 2011 11:09