Suiting up for the McKay Club Beacons (17-11), the American International sophomore is pacing the Yawkey League with a robust .524 average. The St. Mary’s of Lynn grad leads the league in hits (44), runs (35), on-base percentage (.623) and OPS (1.313).
A rising junior infielder at Bentley, Berardino is hitting at a .294 clip for the Nashua Silver Knights of the Futures Collegiate Baseball League. With 42 hits in 40 games, including 10 doubles, a triple, a homer and 17 RBIs, he sparked the Knights on a six-game winning streak.
The Silver Lake Regional junior placed first in his division and 12th overall at the annual Run to Home Base charity 9k race to Fenway Park with a time of 33:31 and a mile pace of 6 minutes. He runs cross-country and track at Silver Lake.Joe Rice can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.