Guidry named to John Olerud Two-Way Player Watch List

Leads Blue Raiders in batting average and ERA

May 11, 2010 · MT Athletic Communications
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - Sophomore Justin Guidry has been named to the John Olerud Two-Way Player Award watch list as announced by College Baseball Foundation.

The watch list is composed of 25 collegiate baseball players from across the country. Guidry and UL-Lafayette senior Justin Robichaux are the only two players from the Sun Belt on the watch list.

Guidry currently leads the Blue Raiders at the plate with a .405 batting average with 83 hits, including 13 doubles. On the mound, he has posted a club leading 3.34 ERA with a 2-0 record and one save in 14 appearances.

The "Ole" Award was created in 2010 and recognizes a player who makes an impact both on the mound and at the plate. John Olerud was a two-way player at Washington State who received Freshman All-America and All-America honors as both a first baseman and pitcher. Olerud was also named the Baseball America College Player of the Year.

The John Olerud Award will be presented on July 2 in Lubbock, Texas as part of the College Baseball Awards Show.

Complete John Olerud Two-Way Player Award Watch List Name School Conference Jake Smith Alabama SEC Brett Eibner Arkansas SEC Ben Koenigsfeld Army Patriot Kolbrin Vitek Ball State MAC Brooks Pinckard Baylor Big 12 Tyler Pill Cal State Fullerton Big West Nick Ramirez Cal State Fullerton Big West Josh Conway Coastal Carolina Big South Andrew Heck Duquesne Atlantic 10 Bo Reeder East Tennessee State Atlantic Sun Tom Heithoff Evansville Missouri Valley Mike McGee Florida State ACC Brian Johnson Florida SEC Jerrud Sabourin Indiana Big 10 Braden Kapteyn Kentucky SEC Justin Robichaux Louisiana Lafayette Sun Belt Justin Guidry Middle Tennessee State Sun Belt Michael Bottoms Morehead State OVC David Mills Notre Dame Big East Joe Leonard Pittsburgh Big East Billy Barber Richmond Atlantic 10 Michael Adamson Southeast Missouri OVC Chad Oberacker Tennessee Tech OVC Danny Hultzen Virginia ACC Sam Roberts Virginia Military Big South

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