WILLIAMSTOWN, MA -- Williams College junior second baseman Jack Roberts (Vineyard Haven, MA) has been named to the District I First Team All-Academic Team.
By virtue of his First Team District I honor Roberts will now be placed on the national ballot for consideration for Academic All-American.
A three-year starting infielder for the Ephs, Roberts is majoring in chemistry.
This season Roberts has started and played in 27 games. He is hitting .363, is tied for team high in HRs with two, and is second on the team in RBIs with 26. He has also belted six doubles, one triple, and been successful on four of five stolen base attempts. He has scored 22 runs.
To date in his Eph career Roberts has played in 92 games, owns a career batting average of .344, and a career slugging percentage of .482. Thirty of Roberts' 117 career hits have been for extra bases: 19 doubles, 5 triples, and 6 HRs.
Roberts has driven in 80 runs, scored 70 times, and has accumulated 164 total bases.