Juran Earns OVC Player of the Week Honors


BRENTWOOD, TN – Western Illinois catcher Adam Juran has been named Ohio Valley Player of the Week, the league announced on Monday afternoon. This is Western Illinois and Juran’s first honor since joining the OVC.

Juran started the season red-hot from both the offensive and defensive sides. In the batter’s box, he hit .333 with a pair of home runs. Juran also posted three walks well, batting a 1.611 OPS on the weekend. Juran led the team with ten total bases, two home runs, 1.111 slg%, and 1.611 OPS. On the defensive side, Juran posted a 1.000 FLD% with 13 putouts and three assists. Well, throwing out three baserunners, including a strike-them-out throw-them-out to end Friday’s game.

Western Illinois returns to action for a three-game set against Saint Louis at the USA Baseball Complex in Millington, TN.

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