Brian Sobieski of Davenport and David Klug of Lawrence Tech were named the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectivetly, for the sport of baseball.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Brian Sobieski of (RV) Davenport
A 6-1 JR OF from St Charles, Ill.
Team Record: Week:3-0 Overall: 17-9
|Batting Avg:||0.667||Slugging Avg:||1.333|
Notes: Sobieski played a key role in a three-game Sunday sweep of Aquinas at home to start spring WHAC action for the Panthers. He went 6-for-9 at the plate with three runs, four doubles, a triple and six RBI. He went 4-for-4 in game three's 16-2 win over the Saints and set a career-high with five RBI. This season, he is hitting .361 with a team-leading 26 hits and 24 RBI and a .667 slugging percentage.
Previous Players of the Week
March 6 - Blaine Milheim, Concordia
March 13 - Jacob Maas, Concordia
March 20 - Brian Sobieski, Davenport
PITCHER OF THE WEEK
David Klug of Lawrence Tech
A 6-4 FR RHP from Traverse City, Mich.
Team Record: Week:1-2 Overall: 5-17
|Averages:|| ||5.0||0.0||0.0||8.0||3.0|| || || |
Notes: David Klug pitched seven strong innings in long relief as he limited the Gray Wolves to one run - previous pitchers base runner - on five hits while shutting out Lourdes and holding a 10-10 tie for six innings (8th-13th). After taking the lead in the top of the 13th, Klug used fourteen pitches to dispatch Lourdes and seal the comeback win over Lourdes. He finished the game with 105 pitches thrown, 62 strikes for his first collegiate win.
Previous Pitchers of the Week
March 6 - Grant Wolfram, Davenport
March 13 - Marshall Oetting
March 20 - David Klug, Lawrence Tech