OMAHA, Neb..--- Cal State Fullerton junior outfielder Scott Hurst has been named to the ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Div. I All-America Second Team, the organization announced on Friday.
Hurst is having a breakout year.. He led the Big West in runs scored (54), runs per game (0.92), total bases (141), ranks second in home runs (12), ranks third in slugging percentage (.585), and ranks third in the conference in triples with five, while he's just one triples away from placing eighth on the Fullerton all-time single season triples list. Hurst leads the Titans in batting average (.332), slugging percentage (.585), on-base percentage (.424), runs scored (54), hits (80), runs batted in (39), triples (5), home runs (12), total bases (141), games played (61), games started (61) and total plate appearances (285).
Not to mention, he tied the school record with four home runs in a game at CSUN on May 20th.
The Glendora, California native was named the Big West Field Player of the Week on May 8thand May 22nd, while he was also awarded Collegiate Baseball Newspaper's National Player of the Week. He was an All-Big West First Team member and was named to the ABCA NCAA Div. I All-West Region First Team, while he was drafted in the third round of the 2017 MLB Draft by the St. Louis Cardinals.
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