Hank Akard, Rose-Hulman, Baseball (Hitter)

Rose-Hulman’s Hank Akard (Indianapolis, Ind./Ben Davis) helped the Engineers finish 4-1 overall and 4-0 in HCAC play last week and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Baseball Hitter of the Week. 

The senior center fielder finished 13-of-24 (.542) at the plate with seven runs scored, four doubles, two home runs, eight RBI, and four stolen bases to set the RHIT career stolen bases record (43).

Rose beat Anderson in a single contest and swept a three-game series with Mount St. Joseph to move back atop the league standings with Manchester. 

Rose-Hulman (16-8, 11-3 HCAC) will travel to Franklin and host Earlham this week.

HCAC Baseball
Hitters-of-the-Week
Week 1
Jacob Craft, Anderson University
Week 2  Ryan Hayes, Earlham College
Week 3  Matt Brooks, Hanover College
Week 4  Scott Windler, Franklin College
Week 5  Kody Alayon, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 6  Matt Newman, Hanover College
Week 7 Hank Akard, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 8
Week 9
Week 10