Torres a torrid hitter for Mesabi Range, lifts average to .368

Posted by Van Williams, ALB Media Director | May 4, 2016

It didn't take long for Dimitri Torres of Anchorage to establish himself as one of the top playmakers for Mesabi Range College in Minnesota.

The freshman third baseman hit a game-winning, three-run home run in his first game.

After 29 games, he leads the team with 27 runs and ranks second with a .368 batting average and 10 stolen bases.

Torres, of Bartlett Legion Post 29 fame, has driven in 21 runs, including five RBIs in his last five games.

This story was written by Van Williams, a freelance writer in Anchorage and the ALB Media Director.