Ballou Named Marshall Student-Athlete of the Week


Isaac Ballou

Isaac Ballou

May 21, 2012

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - Junior baseball player Isaac Ballouwas named Marshall's Student-Athlete of Week after batting over .600 in the week ending May 20.

A centerfielder for the Herd, Ballou hit .667 during last weekend's three-game series at Tulane including a 4-for-4 effort Saturday during Marshall's 10-0 win. One of his four hits in the game was a two-RBI double, which contributed to a five-run third inning.

On Friday, the Smithville, Va. native went 3-for-4 against Tulane and scored one of Marshall's five runs. He scored the Herd's only run on Thursday and went 1-for-4 at the plate.