Sophomore Chris Busch from Boca Raton, FL has been named the FCSAA/NJCAA Player of the week. Busch who played in all four games against Miami Dade College and Broward College over the weekend batted .538 with 6 RBI's, 6 Runs scored, 3 Stolen Bases, and 2 doubles.
A graduate of West Boca HS, Busch was recruited by Coach Beckman during the fall of his senior year. "Extremely proud of Chris. As a person he is a lot of fun to be around every day, his smile and attitude are contagious to his teammates. He is a young man who has bought in to what we are doing here at St Petersburg College, and is playing the game with passion and without fear. He had a memorable weekend to start the season.", said coach Beckman. Chris is the first Titan to receive this honor since Corey Baptist in 2014.
The Titans next home game is Wednesday, February 8th against defending State Champions the Santa Fe Saints. For more information on SPC Baseball follow them on twitter @SPCBaseball.