Georgia College’s Benson Chosen to Cal Ripken All-Star Game
BETHESDA, Md. – The Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League announced its All-Star Team recently, with Georgia College's Brandon Benson (Loganville, Ga.) earning a spot on the North squad.
A member of the Rockville Express, Benson is hitting .319 with 14 runs scored and 20 RBI on the season. The rising sophomore's RBI total ranks three off the league lead.
The Express owns a 17-13 record at the half, good for fourth place in the Ripken League.
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