COLLEGE BASEBALL: TIOGA GRAD SKINNER EARNS FIRST-TEAM ALL-CONFERENCE HONORS — SETS SINGLE-SEASON SCHOOL RECORD FOR HITS AT KEUKA COLLEGE (2017-05-17)
Valley Sports Report KEUKA PARK — Tioga grad Dakota Skinner capped his junior season at Keuka College as an all-Northeast Athletic Conference first-team outfielder, and with a school record on his resume.
Skinner led the Wolves with a single-season school-record 58 hits, 26 runs scored, and seven stolen bases. He was second on the team with a .436 batting average, 21 RBI, 14 walks, and a .486 on-base percentage.
Skinner’s .436 batting average is the second-highest in school history, behind teammate’s Rob LaRue’s .440 this season. He also hit .460 in conference play, ranking in the top 10 nationally.
Defensively, Skinner had a .966 fielding percentage with two errors in 59 total chances.
The Wolves season came to an end Friday in the NEAC Tournament with a pair of losses to top-seeded Penn State Abington in a best-of-three series.
Skinner singled and scored a run in a 5-4 in a Game 1 loss to top-seed Penn State-Abington. He was 0-for-4 in the nightcap.
Keuka College ends the 2017 season with a 17-18 record.