Aaron Watch

<I>The Eagle/Contributed</I><BR>Grant Union graduate Aaron Mathews.

MANCHESTER - 2001 Grant Union High School graduate Aaron Mathews was named to the AA Northern Division All-Star team, and will play in the Eastern League All Star Game July 11 at Dodd Stadium in Norwich, Conn.

The AA New Hampshire Fisher Cats left fielder leads the Eastern League with a .344 batting average (76-for-221, 18 doubles, three triples, five home runs, and 21 RBIs).

Selected in the 19th round of the 2004 draft by the Toronto Blue Jays organization, he played 70 games for the A Lansing Lugnuts (Lansing, Mich.), and had a .451 slugging percentage. In 2006, he played for A Dunedin (Florida) and was twice named the Florida State League Player of the Week.

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