NWC Baseball Position - Mar. 7-13, 2016

NWC Baseball Position - Mar. 7-13, 2016

Baseball Position Student-Athlete of the Week – Mar. 7-13, 2016

 

KURTIS KLOKE, Pacific (Ore.)

Junior, OF, San Bernardino, Calif. / San Bernardino Valley College

 

Kloke hit .636 (7-11) in Pacific's weekend sweep of Lewis & Clark 10-1, 11-6 and 12-1, at the home of the Hillsboro Hops, Ron Tonkin Field.  Included were two doubles, a triple, and two home runs for a 1.545 slugging percentage.  He scored six runs and drove in another 10 while walking three times with only one strikeout and posting a .714 on-base percentage.  The Boxers' left fielder started with a 2-4 game, scoring once and driving in two, then was 2-3 with two runs and three RBIs, and 3-4 with three runs and five RBIs in the finale.  He hit a three-run homer in game two and a grand slam in the third inning of game three.  He also added a stolen base and recorded eight putouts.

 

Honorable Mention:

Eric Del Prado, Willamette (So, 1B, El Segundo, Calif.)

Nickolas Alarcio, Puget Sound (Sr, OF, Honolulu, Hawaii)

Garrett Hughes, Whitworth (Jr, IF, Issaquah, Wash.)

Tyler Thompson, Pacific Lutheran (Sr, IF, Anchorage, Alaska)

 

Previous Honorees:

Jacob Yamane, Whw (2/8); Finn McMichael, Lin (2/15); Landon Packard, PLU (2/22); Jeremy Druffel, Whw (2/29); Joseph Zimmer, Whm (3/7)