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L-R’s Galassi Named SAC Baseball Player Of The Week
Drue Galassi leads the South Atlantic Conference in home runs.
photo courtesy of Lenoir-Rhyne Athletics

L-R’s Galassi Named SAC Baseball Player of the Week

Lenoir-Rhyne’s Drue Galassi was named the South Atlantic Conference AstroTurf Baseball Player of the Week for games played during week six of the 2021 season, the Conference office announced today.

Galassi, a senior outfielder from Peoria, Ill., led the Bears to a 4-1 record, including a four-game sweep of SAC foe UVA Wise. He batted .450 for the week with a .542 on-base percentage and 1.200 slugging percentage. He belted four home runs, drove in eight runs, scored 12 runs, and had three doubles, while also stealing two bases.

This is Galassi’s first Player of the Week honor this season.

2021 AstroTurf SAC Baseball Player of the Week
Feb. 9 – Mason Pickard, Queens
Feb. 16 – Hunter Shepherd, Catawba
Feb. 23 – Andrew Keene, Lincoln Memorial
Mar. 2 – Harrison Travis, Carson-Newman
Mar. 9 – Fuzzy Furr, Tusculum
Mar. 16 – Drue Galassi, Lenoir-Rhyne

2021 AstroTurf SAC Baseball Pitcher of the Week
Feb. 9 – Matt Bradley, Carson-Newman
Feb. 16 – Joshua Lanham, Lenoir-Rhyne
Feb. 23 – Andrew Patrick, Lenoir-Rhyne
Mar. 2 – Joshua Lanham, Lenoir-Rhyne
Mar. 9 – Brody McCullough, Wingate
Mar. 16 – Nick Charleson, Queens