In three wins last week, Maplewood Richmond Heights junior Chris Tronicek, went 7-for-11 with two home runs, 10 RBI and seven runs scored, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, and was named the paper’s Athlete of the Week.
Tronicek was 3-for-4 with a double and three RBI against Berkeley. He also struck out 12 batters in five innings on the mound and got the win.
He went big against University City, going 2-for-4 with two home runs and five RBI in an 11-9 MRH win.
Tronicek is batting .500 with three home runs. See the full story in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
MRH baseball stands at 9-7 on the season. The team’s last regular season home game is Wednesday at 4 p.m. against Crossroads Prep.