Broyles and Barnes named Players of Week
Sophomores Barnes and Broyles named HCAC Players of Week
May 10, 2010
BLUFFTON, Ohio - Two members of the Bluffton University baseball team, sophomores Kelly Barnes (Toledo/Christian) and Nick Broyles (Toledo/Whitmer) were named Heartland Conference Players of the Week after leading the Beavers to a pair of conference victories. Bluffton defeated Defiance College 16-14 on Tuesday, May 4, before just missing out on a series victory over Franklin College last weekend.
Kelly Barnes (1-1) threw 8.0 innings in Bluffton's 8-5 win over Franklin College on Saturday. He established a new school record with 12 strikeouts, while walking just two batters. Barnes allowed just two runs, none earned, on five hits and recorded the victory.