The 11th best hitter in the 2016 Valley League season (according to ATVL) is Woodstock’s Cole German, from Charleston Southern!
Over 34 games and 110 at-bats, Cole hit 291/391/482 for the Bandits, along with 18 runs, 14 RBIs, 4 doubles, 1 triple, 5 home runs, and a 16/27 BB/K ratio. His best game was on June 25 against Strasburg, when he went 4-5 with 2 runs, 2 home runs, and 4 RBIs.
The rising sophomore from Newtown, Pennsylvania played in 34 games as a freshman at Charleston. In 85 at-bats, he hit 294/375/400, with 6 runs, 10 RBIs, 3 doubles, 2 home runs, and a 9/18 BB/K ratio. Watch for Cole to play a larger role in the Buccaneer offense next spring!