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Slippery Rock’s Walters Breaks PSAC Home Run Record

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The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference has a new home run king.

Slippery Rock first baseman Tyler Walters launched his 46th career home run in the third inning of the first game of a home twinbill Wednesday against Alderson Broaddus to become the conference’s all-time leader in homers.

The senior from Saegertown added another round-tripper in the second game of the Rock’s sweep. He finished 3 for 6 with three runs scored and five RBIs as Slippery Rock (25-11) won by scores of 13-8 and 12-7.

He leads the PSAC this season with 11 homers.

Walters began the day tied with Shippensburg’s Jake Kennedy with 46 career homers. Kennedy graduated last year.