SEC Baseball Player of the Year Award Power Rankings - Pre-SEC Play Edition

We look at the pre-SEC play power rankings for baseball so far this year.

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6. OF Jace LaViolette (Texas A&M)

Last week's ranking: 6

It was not the best weekend hitting-wise for LaViolette (1-for-8), but he still found a way on-base a lot with a whopping 7 walks. His one hit also happened to be a Home Run. He also added 2 RBI and 6 runs scored for the weekend as Texas A&M swept Rhode Island to remain undefeated.

On the season, LaViolette has totals of a .321 Avg, a .526 OBP, an .830 SLG, a 1.356 OPS, 7 HR, 2 doubles, 2 triples (tied for SEC lead), 19 BB's (T-2nd in SEC), 23 RBI, and 25 runs scored.

Entering SEC play this weekend, Texas A&M will take on Florida.

5. OF TJ McCants (Alabama)

Last week's ranking: 4

Over the weekend, McCants went 4-for-15 with 2 doubles, 2 RBI, and 3 runs scored as Alabama swept Lipscomb.

For the season, he now has a .373 Average, a .463 OBP, and a .776 SLG, (1.239 OPS). He also has 6 Homers, 7 doubles, 1 triple, 23 RBI, and 18 runs scored on the year. McCants is also a perfect 6/6 on Stolen bases for the season.

As previously mentioned, the Tide enter SEC play this weekend against Tennessee.