PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – This week’s HR Sports Star is the Norfolk State baseball team. The Spartans are one of the hottest baseball teams in the country.
Winners of 9 straight and 11 of their last 12 games, the Spartans are currently in first place in the MEAC northern division.
The team swept MEAC honors last week. Denathan Dukes was named player of the week. Roger Hall was named the Rookie of the week and Stephan Butt was named the pitcher of the week.
The 9 game win streak is the Spartans longest since they joined Division 1 in 1998.