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ORU baseball rallies around Noah Cummings through tragedy

by: Jeff Kolb Updated:

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  • Oral Roberts RS/Junior outfielder Noah Cummings has persevered through family tragedy to lead the Golden Eagles lineup
  • Through April 17th, Cummings is batting .338 and leading ORU with 9 home runs and 43 RBIs
  • In January, Noah's father Bill died of a sudden heart attack. Bill Cummings was just 50 years old
  • Several members of the ORU baseball team, including coaches and players, flew out to California to support Noah at Bill's funeral
  • Cummings earned Summit League Player of the Week today, his second time earning the honor this season
  • Cummings walked on to the ORU baseball team four years ago