Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Fortune slams area-best 13th home run

SouthLake Christian sophomore Jared Fortune hit his 13th home run in an 11-5 loss at Westchestery Country Day in an NCISAA 2A baseball playoff Monday.

Fortune finished the season with a .500 batting average (42-for-84), and had 48 RBIs. His 13 home runs are the most among players at Observer-area schools.

- Cliff Mehrtens