With no seniors on its baseball team, Mercyhurst Prep needed a boost from its underclassmen. Emmitt Lehman was the player to provide it.
Lehman, a junior, went 3-for-3 with three RBIs and scored three times in a 15-4 win over Conneaut Lake in the District 10 Class A semifinals.
Lehman hit .292 this season with 25 runs scored and 11 stolen bases. He had a fielding percentage of .919 and even pitched a few innings, finishing with a 2.10 ERA.
Who is the Breakout Baseball Player of the Week?
- Emmitt Lehman, Mercyhurst Prep (25%, 141 Votes)
- Kevin VanOrd, Warren (15%, 87 Votes)
- Austin Scere, Saegertown (10%, 58 Votes)
- Riley Warren, McDowell (9%, 53 Votes)
- Brandon Sherman, Linesville (8%, 43 Votes)
- Brent Torchio, Cathedral Prep (7%, 40 Votes)
- Kevin Yarabinec, Sharpsville (7%, 38 Votes)
- Mike Ginther, West Middlesex (6%, 33 Votes)
- Robby Johnson, Titusville (4%, 24 Votes)
- Cole Baker, Conneaut Lake (4%, 21 Votes)
- Torin Smith, Grove City (3%, 17 Votes)
- Nick Carlo, Sharon (2%, 14 Votes)
Total Voters: 568