ST. LOUIS (WTWO/WAWV) – Indiana State redshirt junior Aaron Beck has been named the MVC Player of the Week.
Beck was impressive at the plate as he led the nationally ranked Sycamores to a four-game sweep of Valpo. In four starts, Beck went 12-for-14, recording three or more hits in three games while going 2-for-2 with a walk in the finale. The left-handed hitter finished a home run short of the cycle during a 5-0 series opening win.
An Evansville, Ind. Native, Beck finished the weekend with an .857 batting average, 1.214 slugging percentage and an .875 on-base percentage. He drove in nine runs, including three RBIs in each of the first two games of the series while scoring three times.
In total, Beck recorded a trio of doubles, a triple and 17 total bases. The redshirt junior drew two walks, including an intentional walk in the series.