November is a month Les Groves will no doubt remember for quite some time to come.
The 26-year-old Newcastle catcher came through all month long for his club and has won honors as the Australian League Batter of the Month.
His standout month saw him put up a .379 batting average, with no home runs, 17 RBIs, 17 runs scored and a .474 on-base percentage.
For the season Groves is batting .380 with 57 hits and 1 home run. He has scored 29 times and batted in 25.
The Newcastle Nuclears are in first place with a record of 32-11, with just 7 games left on the schedule.