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Richardson named Midwest Player of Week

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By Robert Hydrick - bio | email

GRAND CHUTE, WI (WALB) - Leesburg's D'Vontrey Richardson has been named the player of the week in the Midwest League.
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The former Lee County Trojan batted .500 with three doubles, two triples and a homerun for the Milwaukee Brewers Class A Wisconsin Timber Rattlers.

He also reached base on 11 straight plate appearances which is just three shy of the Midwest League Record.

The Brewers fifth round picks last year, D'Vontrey Richardson had three doubles in Monday's game and drove in the game winning runs with a double in the ninth for the Timber Rattlers in their 6-5 win at Cedar Rapids.