Chris Hess shining on the diamond for URI

Red shirt junior Chris Hess is hitting over .360 for URI, making a push for the A-10 batting title, with 3 HRs and 37 RBI.

His effort at the plate helping the Rams to 2nd place in the conference, as they shoot for a second straight NCAA regional appearance.

The North Kingstown native is a two-time All A-10 pick who’s success has attracted the attention of MLB scouts.

Hess is expected to be picked in June’s draft, and depending on where he’s selected, he could choose to sign or return for his final year in Kingston.