Chris Baker Named CAA Player Of the Week
By ODU Athletics
May 23, 2011
RICHMOND, VA-- ODU junior firstbaseman Chris Baker (Chesapeake, VA.) has been selected Player of the Week by the Colonial Athletic Association.
Baker batted .556 (10-18) with two homers, five runs scored and eight RBI as Old Dominion split its four road games last week. Went 8-for-10 with six RBI in the final two games of ODU's CAA series at Hofstra and had a pair of hits in ODU's win over nationally ranked East Carolina.
ODU will be the number two seed in this week's CAA Baseball Championships beginning May 26th in Wilmington, NC. The Monarchs open up against UNC Wilmington. Tickets are available for purchase by visiting UNCWSports.com.
2011 CAA Baseball Championship Brooks Field - Wilmington, N.C.
May 26 Game 1 - #1 James Madison vs. #4 Georgia State - 3 p.m. Game 2 - #2 Old Dominion vs. #3 UNC Wilmington - 7 p.m.
May 27 Game 3 - Loser of Game 1 vs. Loser of Game 2 - 12 p.m. Game 4 - Winner of Game 1 vs. Winner of Game 2 - 3:30 p.m. Game 5 - Winner of Game 3 vs. Loser of Game 4 - 7 p.m.
May 28 Game 6 - Winner of Game 4 vs. Winner of Game 5 - 1 p.m. Game 7 - Same two teams (if necessary) - 30 minutes after Game 6