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FAMU’s Marlon Gibbs Earns MEAC Player of the Week Honors

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Posted at 10:28 PM, Mar 16, 2015
and last updated 2015-03-16 22:28:00-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida A&M baseball’s Marlon Gibbs earns MEAC Player of the Week honors as announced by the MEAC on Monday, March 16. Gibbs had a strong week batting .545 (12-22) in the five games against Mercer and South Florida. The redshirt junior recorded three hits in three of the five games including going 3-for-3 against South Florida on March 14. Gibbs had one double and nine RBI on the week including 10 putouts defensively in left field for the Rattlers.

Gibbs raised his season batting average from .280 to .361 over the last five games and has at least one hit in nine of the last 10 games for FAMU. Gibbs also leads the Rattlers in hits (26), RBI (18) and is tied for the team lead with 12 runs scored.

Florida A&M next travels to Atlanta to face Georgia State on Tuesday evening, March 17, at 5:00 pm at the GSU Baseball Complex.

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