NWC Baseball Position - Feb. 1-7, 2016

NWC Baseball Position - Feb. 1-7, 2016

Baseball Position Student-Athlete of the Week – Feb. 1-7, 2016

 

JACOB YAMANE, Whitworth

Junior, Infield, Warden, Wash. / Wayland Baptist Univ.

 

Yamane helped lead the Pirates to a 4-0 start to the season, batting .500 (8-16) with five RBIs and six runs scored in four games against California Lutheran and Whittier.  He also collected three walks and finished with an on-base percentage of .600. In the season opener against Cal Lutheran, he went 4-5 with three runs scored and one RBI, finishing a home run shy of the cycle. In the Pirates' second game against Whittier, he belted a three-run home run and added two runs scored. He had at least one hit in each game and posted two multi-hit games.

 

Honorable Mention:

Alex Hendra-Brown, Linfield (So, IF, Victoria, B.C.)

Andrew Reichenbach, George Fox (Jr, C, Newberg, Ore.)

Mason Fessler, Willamette (So, 3B/DH, Woodburn, Ore.)

Akira Abderrahman, Lewis & Clark (Jr, OF, Burbank, Calif.)

Alex Berhrman, Whitman (Fr, IF, Kirkland, Wash.)

Chris Zerio, Puget Sound (Sr, IF, Pleasanton, Calif.)