ALBANY, N.Y. -- Senior Alex Thul of the University of Albany was recently named the America East Baseball Player of the Week.

The 2016 graduate of Bridgewater-Raritan High School batted .333 with three RBI and one run scored in a 2-1 series victory over Maryland-Eastern Shore. Thul recorded two RBI in the 6-3 victory in Game 2, helping the Great Danes erase an early 3-0 deficit.

Thul was a four-year letter-winner at Bridgewater-Raritan who had a .312 career batting average. So far this season, Thul is batting .323 in 31 at-bats for the University of Albany.