NWC Baseball Position - Mar. 21-27, 2016

NWC Baseball Position - Mar. 21-27, 2016

Baseball Position Student-Athlete of the Week – Mar. 21-27, 2016

 

BEN ANDREWS, Linfield

Junior, Infield, Shoreline, Wash. / Shorewood HS

 

Andrews registered a trio of multiple-hit games, finishing with a .643 average (9-for-14) and six extra-base hits to help Linfield take two of three games against Willamette. He drove in a team-high six runs, smacked five doubles and a home run for a 1.214 slugging percentage, went 2-for-2 on stolen base attempts (including a home-plate steal in game 3), and posted a perfect 1.000 fielding percentage in 34 chances at first base. He also extended his hitting streak to a season-best 14 games.  He was 2-5 in a 9-1 first-game win, 3-4 with a homer in a 5-4 loss, and 4-5 with three doubles in a final 7-3 win.

 

Honorable Mention:

Ben Duerr, Pacific (Sr, OF, Lebanon, Ore.)

Daniel Casanova, Whitworth (Jr, OF, Lake Tapps, Wash.)

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

Drew Oord, Pacific Lutheran (Sr, IF, Kennewick, Wash.)

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

Nick Lockwood, Lewis & Clark (Jr, 1B, Irvine, Calif.)

Kyle Esquerra, George Fox (So, 2B, Tualatin, Ore.)

 

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); Kurtis Kloke, Pac (3/14); Jake Thran, GFU (3/21)