Daniel Johnson Named WAC Hitter Of The Week

Written By: WAC Media Relations

DENVER, CO - NM State’s Daniel Johnson has been named Western Athletic Conference Hitter of the Week for Feb. 15 – Feb. 21.

Johnson, a junior outfielder from Vallejo, Calif. (Jesse Bethell HS), hit .600 on the week as the Aggies opened up the season 3-0 with a sweep over visiting Towson. His best game came in the middle game of the series, going 3-for-3 with two home runs, three runs scored and five RBIs. Through the first weekend of the season, he leads the conference in batting average, slugging percentage (1.400), on base percentage (.688), runs scored (6), RBIs (8) and home runs (2).