Santa Selected SSC Baseball Player of the Week

WINTER PARK, Fla. - Saint Leo baseball senior first baseman Anthony Santa has been selected Sunshine State Conference Player of the Week, it was announced Monday by league officials.

Santa, a native of Tampa, Fla., batted .533 with 12 RBI and nine runs in a 4-0 week for the Lions. Santa hit safely in each game and tallied multiple hits in three outings. He also belted extra-base hits in three contests en route to a .933 slugging percentage.

In both a 12-1 win over St. Anselm and an 18-6 decision over Young Harris, Santa went 2-for-4 with five RBI. He concluded the week with three doubles and a home run. He recorded a .611 OBP and a 1.000 fielding mark.

Santa is one of 27 Saint Leo student-athletes to earn the conference's weekly honor, and is the third baseball honor this season.

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