MINNEAPOLIS – Salisbury University senior catcher Tyler Bennett has been named to the D3baseball.com Team of the Week.
On Tuesday, the website announced Bennett was on the Team of the Week for the second time this season; the other was for the week of March 21. This week, Bennett batted .500 going 8-for-16 with six RBIs, four runs scored, two doubles, a home run and a stolen base contributing to SU and their 3-1 week in the CAC tournament. Salisbury has defeated St. Mary's (Md.) College, York(Pa.) College and Wesley College to clinch a spot in the CAC title game.
Bennett's second home run of the season, a two-run shot in the sixth inning in the game against Wesley in the semifinals, broke the 4-4 tie and triggered a seven-run rally from the Sea Gulls. The Federalsburg, Md. native went 2-for-5 in the game with three RBIs and a stolen base.
top-seeded Sea Gulls will take their 29-7 record into the CAC title game
Saturday at 2:30 p.m. at the SU Baseball Field. They will face the winner of
the Stevenson University and Wesley College contest.