Johnston Named to the Team of the Week

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Cambridge, Mass. (March 18) -- MIT baseball senior right fielder Matt Johnston (Portola Valley, Calif.) has been named to the Team of the Week for his performance in a road win at Nichols College. He was previously named as the NEWMAC Co-Athlete of the Week on Monday.

In his lone game of the week, Johnston tied the NCAA Division III single-game record with four home runs. For the game, he finished 5-for-6 with eight runs batted in, four runs scored and 17 total bases. This was the first four home-run game in Division III since 2009 as he hit .833 overall.d

Johnston ends his career with 158 hits, 102 runs scored, 29 doubles, four triples and 28 home runs with 118 runs batted in. Overall, he posted a .362 career average, a .426 on-base percentage and a .640 slugging percentage.

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