For immediate release – 3/29/2012 - #316
Lynchburg Baseball Ranking High in Several Statistical Categories Nationally
LYNCHBURG, VA – Along with compiling a 19-6 record and a 6-2 mark in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC), the Lynchburg College baseball team ranks high in several NCAA statistical categories.
LC ranks third nationally in hits (281), fourth in runs (208), third in triples (52) and is tied for seventh in doubles (52).
The Hornets also are tied for ninth in sacrifice flies (15), scoring (9.5 runs per game) and 16th in slugging percentage (.486). In batting average, LC is 25th in the NCAA with a mark of .345.
Lynchburg hosts N.C. Wesleyan College on Friday at 3 p.m. on Fox Field.