Michael Gunter Named Regent of the Week
Junior outfielder Michael Gunter (Maricopa, Ariz.) has been named Regent of the Week for the week ending May 5, 2019. Gunter had at least three hits in three of Rockford's four games over the weekend. He began by going 3-for-4 with a double and three RBIs in Rockford's 6-1 win over Lakeland. He then went 3-for-4 with two doubles, two runs scored and two RBIs in the opener against Aurora. Gunter capped off his week with a perfect 4-for-4 performance in the nightcap against the Spartans where he was just a home run shy of the cycle. For the week, Gunter hit .667 with a .688 on-base percentage and a 1.067 slugging percentage. He finished with 10 hits including four doubles, a triple, four runs scored and seven runs batted in.