Ryan Clifford: NC Player of the Week for March 2 - 8

Brandon Hall
Executive Director, PBR NC

Player of the Week nominations are submitted by High School coaches across North Carolina each week.  Along with the nominations, Prep Baseball Report is diving into box scores, talking to coaches and scouts, and attending as many games as possible.

PBR's staff sifts through the information sent in and seen by our scouts to determine the PBR Player of the Week every Tuesday.  You can see a full list of players off to a hot start in Diamond Notes, a collection of notes, stats, and highlights from the past week, published every Wednesday during the season.

The PBR Player of the Week for March 2 - 8, 2020 is Ryan Clifford.  Clifford is a Sophomore OF/1B at Leesville Road HS in Raleigh, NC.  The left-handed hitter got off to a hot start hitting .700 and slugging 1.900.  In 13 plate appearances, Clifford reached base 10 times with 3 doubles and 3 home runs.  Clifford accounted for 9 RBIs and 8 runs scored.  Defensively, Clifford put forward a clean sheet for the week, as well.

Leesville went 2-1 on the week with wins over Apex and Wakefield.  For his big week, Ryan Clifford is the PBR of North Carolina Player of the Week.

Ryan Clifford, OF/1B, Leesville Road HS, 2022
+Leesville goes 2-1 on the week
+Hit .700 going 7-10 with 3 walks
+3 doubles, 3 home runs, 9 RBI, and 8 runs scored
+No errors in the field