Rhymes named SEC Player of the Year by SEBaseball.com
POSTED: Monday, May 21, 2012 - 10:03am
UPDATED: Monday, May 21, 2012 - 10:15am
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — Junior outfielder Raph Rhymes was named SEC player of the year by SEBaseball.com Monday.
The Monroe native leads the SEC in hitting (.469), on-base percentage (.522) and total hits (92) entering the post season.
He also ranks third in RBIs (49), fifth in slugging (.571) and ninth in total bases (112). In SEC play, he is first in hitting (.458), on-base percentage (.536) and total hits (49).
LSU will leave Baton Rouge Monday for Hoover, Alabama the site of the SEC tournament.
The Tigers will play Wednesday against an opponent TBD.