Athletics News

Colonial of the Week

April 6, 2009

Name: Brendon Kelliher
Sport: Baseball
Pos.: Center Fielder
Cl.: Sophomore
Hometown: Sandwich, MA
HS: Sandwich H.S.

Sophomore Brendon Kelliher became the second Colonials baseball player to be named Colonial of the Week after leading the team to a sweep of St. Bonaventure over the weekend in Olean, NY. The Sandwich, MA native hit two home runs and drove in four runs in the Colonials' 9-2 victory in the first game of the doubleheader and went 1-3 with two walks and an RBI in the second game of the doubleheader.

Kelliher has raised his batting average to .290, along with a .350 on-base percentage. With his two home runs on Sunday, he now has five home runs on the season, which is tied for second on the team. His 26 RBIs are third on the team.

Kelliher's stats for the week: three games, 3-11 (.273), two home runs, five RBIs, two walks and one double.