Junior Matt Nordlund of Marian University baseball had a big week at the plate and has been named to the D3Baseball.com Team of the Week as a designated hitter.
Nordlund (Lindenhurst, Ill.) went 12-for-21 (.571) at the plate with a 1.000 slugging percentage to lead Marian to a berth into the NACC Tournament. Nordlund recorded a hit in all five games he played in this week with three three-hit games and four multi-hit games in total. The Sabre hitter also drove in eight runs with three of those coming in the opener against Lakeland. He also scored in all five games totaling seven runs scored to go with five extra-base hits during the week, four of them doubles.
The full D3Baseball.com Team of the Week can be viewed at http://d3baseball.com/awards/team-of-the-week/2018/week13.