CHICAGO – University of Chicago's Payton Jancsy was selected as the Midwest Conference Baseball Position Player of the Week on Monday.
Jancsy's offensive outburst helped lead the Maroons to a 5-2 record last week, which included four conference wins against Lawrence University and St. Norbert College. The junior outfielder batted .533 (16 of 30) and recorded well-rounded stats across the board. He totaled three doubles, two triples, six stolen bases, eight runs and 11 RBI.
So far this season, Jancsy has compiled a .385 batting average, 25 RBI, six doubles, five triples and 13 stolen bases.