Redhawk's freshman receives Freshmen All-American honor - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Redhawk's freshman receives Freshmen All-American honor

Danny Wright (Source:Southeast Athletics) Danny Wright (Source:Southeast Athletics)
Danny Wright-Collegiate Baseball Newspaper's 2017 Freshmen All-American (Source:Southeast Athletics) Danny Wright-Collegiate Baseball Newspaper's 2017 Freshmen All-American (Source:Southeast Athletics)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

Southeast Redhawk's freshman second baseman, Danny Wright, has been named as one of "Collegiate Baseball Newspaper's" 2017 Freshmen All-Americans.

Wright finished the season with a .376 batting average, best on the team, playing in 51 games, recorded 67 hits including 13 doubles, 3 triples, 5 home runs, 36 RBI's, 9 stolen bases.

His .408 batting average was sixth and his .508 on-base percentage was fourth in 30 OVC games played.

In addition to this All-American honor, Danny was named to the 2017 OVC All-Tournament Team.

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