Thursday, May 18, 2017
MSSU third baseman named first-team All-Central Region
Missouri Southern senior third baseman Max Hogan has been named to his second All-Region team as he was named a first-team All-Central Region selection today by the Division II Conference Commissioners Association.
Already named an All-Region selection by the Baseball Writers today, Hogan, earned his second first-team All-Region selection. The MIAA Player of the Year this season, Hogan led the MIAA in seven different offensive categories, including walks, home runs, on-base percentage, RBIs, slugging and total bases.
Hogan ranked second nationally in walks, while also ranking seventh in on-base percentage, 12th in total bases, 14th in doubles and 15th in slugging. In total, Hogan ranked in the top 20 nationally in five different categories. He helped the Lions destroy the previous school record in home runs with 81 this year, breaking last year's mark of 66. This season, Hogan led the Lions with a .390 average, 15 home runs, 20 doubles and 59 RBIs. He slugged .745, had a .528 on-base percentage and went 15-18 on the basepaths.