Alumni Report


Each week, The Commercial will run the list of active-status athletes from the area with their recent statistics in professional or collegiate action. If there is an active player, whom you believe should be included in this report, please email us at pbsports@pbcommercial.com

COLLEGE

RYAN DARDENNE

Southern Arkansas catcher

Sophomore, Watson Chapel

Southern Arkansas (34-13) defeated Harding 6-1 on Tuesday. Dardenne did not play in the game. In 45 games this season, Dardenne is batting .318 (50 of 157) with 32 RBIs and 40 runs scored. He has 10 doubles and four home runs with a OBP of .428.

ZACH BARR

Central Arkansas baseball

Sophomore, White Hall

Central Arkansas defeated UT-Martin 16-8 on Tuesday. Barr pitched one inning and allowed two runs (both earned) one hit with one walk and two strikeouts.

In 12 appearances this season, Barr is 2-0 with an ERA of 3.86 in 14 innings of work. He has allowed six runs (all earned) on 11 hits with 15 strikeouts. Opponents have a batting average of .212 against him. UCA is currently 29-10 and 8-7 in the Southland Conference.

CHANCE CLEVELAND

Arkansas-Little Rock baseball

Senior, Watson Chapel

In 10 appearances, Cleveland is 4-6 with an ERA of 2.92 in 71 innings pitched. He has allowed 29 runs (23 earned) on 56 hits with 67 strikeouts and 17 walks. Opponents have a batting average of .217 against him. UALR is 18-22 and 5-13 in the Sun Belt.

CLAUDE JOHNSON

Arkansas State baseball

Junior, Pine Bluff High School

Arkansas State lost to Ole Miss 11-1 on Tuesday in Jonesboro. Johnson finished the game 1 for 3 with an RBI. In 39 games this season, Johnson is batting .296 (45 of 152) with 17 RBIs and 23 runs scored. He has nine doubles, one home run and an OBP of .392.

COLIN MASSANELLI

Arkansas State baseball

Sophomore, Watson Chapel

In Tuesday’s loss to Ole Miss, Massanelli was 0 for 3. In 38 games this season, Masaanelli is batting .269 (36 of 134) with 22 RBIs and 16 runs scored. He has three home runs but has also struck out 45 times with just 11 walks.

BRADLEY WALLACE

Arkansas State baseball

Junior, Woodlawn

In 10 appearances, Wallace is 4-1 on the season with an ERA of 3.19 in 53 2/3 innings pitched. He has allowed 22 runs (19 earned) on 48 hits with 14 walks and 65 strikeouts. Opponents have a batting average of .238 against him. ASU will host Middle Tennessee this weekend.

JEFFREY WORKS

University of Ozarks baseball

Junior, Fordyce High School

In 11 appearances this season, WOrks is 1-6 with an ERA of 3.18 in 65 innings pitched. He has allowed 39 runs (23 earned) on 67 hits with 35 strikeouts and 14 walks. Opponents have a batting average of .252 against him. The Eagles are 17-23 this season with a 4-14 record in the ASC.

ZACH BRADFORD

Northern Oklahoma College

Freshman, Watson Chapel

The Jets lost 8-4 to Western on April 19. Bradford pitched just one inning, allowing four runs (two earned) on three hits with two walks. He also allowed two home runs.

MLB

TORII HUNTER

Detroit Tigers

Pine Bluff High School

In 17 games, Hunter is batting .391 (29 of 74) with seven doubles, nine RBIs and a home run. Detroit is 9-9 on the year and is 1.5 games back out of first place in the American League central division.