The Rhode Island College Department of Intercollegiate
Athletics, Intramurals and Recreation held its annual Winter Banquet
at RICís Donovan Dining Center on Tuesday, May 10 to honor those
student-athletes who participate in varsity spring athletics. Each
sport gave out their Most Valuable Player Award.
outfielder Chris Higgins (Swansea,
was named the baseball teamís MVP. On the season, Higgins has
played in 34 games, starting 33 of them. He is batting a team-high
.429 with a team-high 57 hits along with two home runs, 12 doubles,
two triples, 26 RBI, 22 runs scored, ten walks and three stolen bases.
Higgins owns team-highs with a .473 on-base percentage and a .594
slugging percentage. He also has a .952 fielding percentage. He has
been named the LEC Player of the Week once this season.