Tallmadge graduate Tucker Linder, a redshirt senior outfielder for the Marshall (W. Va.) University baseball team, recently was named to the 2019 InTouch Credit Union Conference-USA baseball all-academic team.
Linder has a .330 batting average, .373 on base percentage and a .488 slugging percentage, which all rank third on the team
He also has the second most hits (71) on the team, which ranked fourth in the conference. He also has a team-high 215 at bats.
Linder has started in all 51 of the Herd's contests. His team-leading 44 RBIs rank 10th in the conference. Has made just two errors this season playing every game in left field, (.980 fielding percentage).
Linder has a 4.0 grade point average in his master's program in leadership studies.