Kyle Cortese, Baseball

Kyle Cortese, Sophomore, Baseball 

Cortese broke NESCAC Tournament records for home runs in a game (3) and tournament (5) while also setting the single-game rbis mark (6) helping Tufts win its sixth conference championship. He compiled 23 total bases and slugged 1.769 in four games over the weekend and was 6 for 13 (.462) with nine rbis and seven runs scored overall. In Game 7 he had a two-out rbi triple in the fourth and then walked and scored in the sixth during an 8-3 victory against Middlebury that gave Tufts the title.