Morgan Bruce

Morgan Bruce

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan College/Premier Bank Student-Athletes of the Week for May 8 – May 14 are baseball player Eric Forbrick and softball player Morgan Bruce.

Bruce is a 5-8 junior outfielder from Lynchburg, Va.

In three games in the NCAA D-II Atlantic Region 2 Tournament, Bruce hit .556 going 5-for-9.

After going 0-for-3 against Charleston, she was a perfect 3-for-3 with an RBI against Kutztown.

In the rematch with Charleston for the championship, Bruce had a career day hitting two home runs and knocking in five runs.

Bruce has helped power Wesleyan to a 47-7 record as they now advance to the NCAA D-II Super Regional at West Chester this Thursday and Friday.

Forbrick is a freshman catcher-outfielder from Orlando, Fla.

During the MEC Tournament last week in Beckley, Forbrick hit .529 (9-for-17) in Wesleyan’s four games while scoring four runs and knocking in two.

For his efforts, he was named to the MEC Baseball All-Tournament Team.

Wesleyan finished third in the MEC Tournament.

The West Virginia Wesleyan College/Premier Bank student-athletes will be recognized in Friday's edition of The Record Delta.