MARIANNA—Chipola College third baseman Andrew Bechtold is the Florida College System/NJCAA Region 8 Baseball Player of the Week.
The sophomore from Chadds Ford, Pa., had a .688 average (11-for-16) with seven runs scored, five doubles, two home runs and 10 RBIs in four games during the voting period.
He doubled, scored and drove in a run in all four games between Chipola and Tallahassee. He was 2-for-4 in game one and went a combined 7-for-9 in the middle two games of the series. He homered in games two and three of the series and was 4-for-4 in game three. He logged three RBIs in games two, three and four.
The top-ranked Chipola College Indians are 4-0 in Panhandle Conference play with four wins over Tallahassee: March 7 (16-5) in six innings; March 9 (9-1) in eight innings; March 11 game one (16-1) in five innings and game two (9-7).
Chipola hosts Pensacola Thursday, March 16. The game begins at 5 p.m.
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