Belleville East graduate Kenny May from Fairview Heights recently became the first Quincy University baseball player to earn Great Lakes Valley Conference Baseball Player of the Week honors since 2012.
May also was honored further by being selected National Collegiate Baseball Writers Assocation Midwest Region Player of the Week.
The senior shortstop was 10-for-19 with 10 RBIs and seven runs scores, collecting three doubles and a triple.
May is hitting .296 through 50 games with 11 doubles, two triples, 25 RBIs and 37 runs scored. Quincy (26-24) takes on Missouri-St. Louis (25-22) at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Great Lakes Valley Conference Tournament in Evansville, Ind.