Valley Sports Report
NEW YORK Recent Tioga grad and current Penn State freshman Parker Hendershot has been named to the USA Todays first team All-USA New York State baseball team.
Hendershot capped a prolific career with a dynamic senior season.
Hendershot hit .645 for the season, which ranks ninth all-time in New York State history. He also had eight triples this season, which ranks 10th all-time.
Hendershot tied his own school record with 49 hits, including 12 doubles, eight triples, and five home runs, in 76 at-bats. He also scored 41 runs, had 45 RBI, seven stolen bases, and struck out just five times in 93 plate appearances. He had a .688 on-base percentage, and a 1,211 slugging percentage, for an 1.899 OPS.
For his career, Hendershot hit .521 with a school-record 165 hits and 20 triples, which is sixth all-time in state history. He also had 45 doubles, and nine home runs, 125 RBI, and 154 runs scored. He struck out just 14 times in 382 plate appearances.
IN PHOTO: Parker Hendershot.