Former West Lincoln and Post 100 standout Jay Heafner is hitting around .300 and is near the top of the Gastonia Grizzles team statistics in home runs and RBI.
Based on statistics through Friday`s games, Heafner was hitting .298 with 19 home runs and 50 RBI. He was three off the team lead in home runs and was tied with one other player for the lead in RBI.
A starter in all 35 games he appeared in through Friday, Heafner was 39-for-131 at the plate and had scored 20 runs.
The Grizzlies play in a wooden bat league for mostly college players. Heafner is a rising junior at Davidson College.