Murray State Baseball Player Named Freshman All-American

Jun 13, 2018

Credit DAVE WINDER - MURRAY STATE ATHLETICS, GORACERS.COM

A Murray State University baseball player has joined the ranks of Freshman All-American.

Collegiate Baseball Newspaper honored Grant Wood last week. He has become the third Racer in two seasons to receive the honor.

Wood is also the 2018 OVC Freshman of the Year, ranking fifth in the league with a .376 batting average and second on the MSU team with 47 runs scored. He also ranked fifth in the nation with a .520 on-base percentage.

During the summer Wood will be playing for the Peninsula Oilers in the Alaska Baseball League.