GREENWOOD – Lander's Alex Conaway, a freshman left fielder from Aiken, S.C., was selected the Peach Belt Conference Baseball Freshman of the Week it was announced by the league office today.
Conaway hit .556 in a three-game PBC series against Young Harris over the weekend. Conaway collected at least one hit in all three games, going 2-for-4 in game two and 2-for-3 in game three. He scored four runs, drove in another and had a double in the series opener. He was walked once and hit by a pitch twice for a .667 on-base percentage. Conaway is fifth on the team with a .308 batting average.