Houston High School graduate Gus Durst homered twice Saturday for his fourth and fifth home runs of the season for Lincoln University.
Durst, a senior, went deep in both games of a doubleheader sweep of Pittsburgh State. He homered five times in the team’s first 10 games.
Durst leads Lincoln with 12 RBIs and 33 total bases. He ranks second with 16 hits and 11 runs while hitting .356.
Last season, Durst led Lincoln in home runs (6), RBIs (28), total bases (83), slugging percentage (.553) and OBP (.421). He played the previous two seasons at North Central Missouri College and his final season hit .393.