HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (WETM) – This week’s winner had a huge week at the plate for the Blue Raiders.

Horseheads baseball player Dominick Russ is the Simmons-Rockwell Nissan 18 Sports Athlete of the Week. The junior had a .700 batting average and hit three home runs in an impressive week at the plate. Russ hit two home runs, scored two runs, and had three RBI’s in a 17-1 win for Horseheads against Binghamton.

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