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He compiled a 22-game hitting streak, led the team in three major offensive categories (.339 average, 8 home runs, 37 runs batted in) and was named to the All-Western Athletic Conference squad.

All achievements that look nice on the resume, but the senior infielder is concerned with much loftier objectives.

“The main thing is that it’s a team game and the mere fact that one gains individual honors doesn’t always mean there’s a win,” Hamilton said. “I could care less about statistics. If what I might do personally can help us win, then that’s fine. But it’s all about team and winning.”

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