ERIC LAWSON, Linfield
Junior, Third Base, Mill Creek, Wash. / Archbishop Murphy HS
Lawson scored four runs and drove in a team-high seven on two doubles and his first career triple and home run as fourth-ranked Linfield went 3-1. Making his first career start as the leadoff hitter in game 1 against Oregon Tech, he sent the third pitch of the game over the fence and supplied two more extra-base hits (doubles) as part of a 3-for-4 outing. He was 2-for-5 in a win over Puget Sound, and drove in three runs in the second OIT game. He batted .353 (7-16) for the week with a .765 slugging percentage and .421 on base percentage. Defensively, he was perfect in 12 chances at third base.
Bradley Lezak, Lewis & Clark (Jr., IF, Westlake Village, Calif.)
Conn Savage, Puget Sound (Sr., OF, Bothell, Wash.)
Gordie Clary, Willamette (Jr., OF/P, Vacaville, Calif.)
Ben Andrews, Linfield (Feb. 9)