DON McDUFFEE -- Baseball, Sr., Champaign, IL, Outfield
Featured Student-Athlete -- March 18, 2013
Don McDuffee, a senior outfielder from Champaign, Ill., on the Point Park University baseball team, is the Featured Student-Athlete for March 18, 2013. McDuffee is in his second year with the Pioneers after transferring from Lake Lane (IL) College.
McDuffee has started all 18 games so far in 2013 in the outfield. He is hitting a .328 to lead the regulars, and he also has a team-high in triples with two. As the Pioneers' leadoff hitter, McDuffee has eight RBIs and an on-base percentage of .409.
He earned a starting spot in the Point Park outfield midway through last year. He hit .330 with 24 RBIs while starting the final 27 games of the 2012 season to help the Pioneers to the NAIA World Series.