Wareham Gatemen OF Austin Shenton PHOTO: Caroline O'Connor
Bellingham's Austin Shenton Named Cape Cod League Player of the Week
June 21, 2018
Former Bellingham High School and Bellingham Bells star Austin Shenton continues to shine. The outfielder has been named the Coca-Cola Player of the Week in the Cape Cod League.
Shenton, who plays for the Wareham Gatemen, went 9 for 19 last week week with a double, home run, and 7 RBI's . Through Sunday he was leading the league in batting average and has a 0.500 OBP.
The left-hander is currently hitting .481 in his first season of Cape Cod League play. The Gatemen (7-2) are in first place in the West Division.
Last month Shenton, who plays for Florida International University, was named named to the All-Conference USA second team.
- Doug Lange