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More honors for CSU's McClellan

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Columbus State first baseman Mike McClellan was named the NCAA Division II Southeast Region Hitter of the Week by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association on Wednesday.

McClellan had already been named the Peach Belt Conference Player of the Week on Monday, after helping the Cougars to a perfect 4-0 week, taking a midweek game from Tuskegee and sweeping conference rival Georgia College.

The senior hit .444 (8-for-18) for the week with three home runs and 10 RBIs. McClellan homered in all three games of the weekend sweep, adding a double while scoring eight times.

McClellan has been red hot over the last 15 games, hitting a blistering .475 with homers and 24 RBI.

The McDonough, Ga. native ranks in the top 15 in the conference in runs, hits, home runs, RBI, total bases, hit by pitch, batting average, on-base percentage and slugging percentage.

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