Tusculum College Baseball
"A Tradition of Excellence"
April 1, 2015
NASHVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum College catcher Jim Tolle has been named the Tennessee Sports Writers Association College Baseball Player of the Week. Tolle batted .533 (8-for-15) with eight RBI as the Pioneers posted a perfect 4-0 record during the week. The Palm Bay, Fla., native posted two hits in all four contests, including a double, home run, two runs scored and four RBI in Tusculum’s 7-3 win over defending NCAA Division II Southeast Region champion Lander University.
The junior was 6-for-11 in the three-game South Atlantic Conference Anderson University, driving in two runs with a sacrifice fly in the first game and plating two more runs in the second contest. He scored once in the final game against the Trojans. Tolle leads Tusculum with a .388 batting average along with four doubles and 21 RBI in 27 contests this season. In his last outing against Lincoln Memorial University, he had his 19-game hitting streak halted.
Tusculum (21-10, 15-5 SAC) returns to action this Friday when the Pioneers travel to Coker College for a three-game conference series. TC is riding a six-game winning streak and have won seven of its last eight outings.
SOUTH ATLANTIC CONFERENCE CHAMPIONS
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2005, 2009, 2012
NCAA REGIONAL TOURNAMENT
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