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Baseball Feature: Fon has sights set on major leagues

Baseball Feature: Fon has sights set on major leagues

April 16, 2014

  April 16, 2014 By Emily Leclair He is a captain of the UW-Whitewater baseball team and the starting third baseman. He is just as much a threat in the field as he is in the batter’s box. In his senior season, he said he is looking forward to his baseball career going beyond a college...

‘Hawks’ junior first baseman Marty Herum could join MLB organization

July 25, 2013

  By Kevin Cunningham and Andrea Sidlauskas   UW-Whitewater sophomore Jack Herum, brother of junior Marty Herum, made an unverified announcement on Twitter earlier today about his brother joining the Arizona Diamondbacks baseball organization. Jack’s tweet read, "Marty Herum is now with the D-Backs... Hell yeah!! The party begins!!" Marty Herum has been a member of the UW-Whitewater baseball team for two seasons and has racked up a number of impressive accolades as an athlete. Herum primarily played first base this past season for the Warhawks. Herum hit .413 in 42 games this season. He totaled four triples, five stolen bases, 48 runs scored, 43 RBI's and seven home runs in the 42 games. Herum led the ’Hawks to a 35-9 record and a WIAC regular season championship. The sophomore at the time was named 2013 Division-III Second Team All-America. He was also named the Midwest Region Player of the Year this season, Rook...

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