Former Riptide off to a hot start ! Mason McWhorter played for the OC Riptide in the summer of 2018.
Former 2018 Riptide McWhorter finished the weekend 9-for-13, with 11 RBIs, five runs scored, three home runs and the first cycle in 10 years for Georgia Southern. On Saturday he went 5-for-5 completing the cycle and hitting two home runs. McWhorter drove in five RBIs to guide the Eagles to a 15-4 win over the UAB Blazers.
The senior McWhorter leads the team batting .441 and has hit six home runs this season. It was the second multi-home run game of the season for McWhorter, as he leads the team with 20 RBIs.
Congratulations to Mason McWhorter he also earned Golden Spikes Performance of the Week Award. We look forward to seeing Mason continued success the rest of the season.