Jack Roberts named to District I All-Academic Team

Jack Roberts of Vineyard Haven will now play on an All-American team. —Courtesy Williams College

Jack Roberts of Vineyard Haven, a second baseman for Williams College, playing in his junior year, has been named to the District I First Team All-Academic Team.

The honor places Mr. Roberts on the national ballot for consideration as an Academic All-American. Jack is a three-year starting infielder for the Ephmen, majoring in chemistry.

Through 27 games this season, Jack is batting .363, is tied for the team lead in home runs with two, and is second in RBIs with 26.

In his Williams career, Mr. Roberts has played in 92 games, batting .344 with a .482 slugging percentage. He has six home runs, 80 RBIs, 70 runs scored, 117 hits (including 19 doubles and five triples), and 164 total bases.