NWC Baseball Position - Apr. 4-10, 2016

NWC Baseball Position - Apr. 4-10, 2016

Baseball Position Student-Athlete of the Week – Apr. 4-10, 2016


BEN JONES, Puget Sound

Senior, First Base, Berkeley, Calif. / Berkeley HS


Puget Sound dropped three straight games to crosstown rival Pacific Lutheran, but Jones did his best to keep the Loggers competitive as he batted .700 (7-for-10) with a pair of doubles, a .900 slugging percentage, and a .769 on base average.  He had three multiple-hit games in a row, going 2-4 with a double and an RBI in a 5-2 loss, 2-3 with an RBI and a run in a 5-4 loss, and 3-3 with a double, two RBIs and two runs in a 9-7 setback.  He scored three runs, drove in four, and drew three walks, one in the second game and two in the finale.


Honorable Mention:

Ryan Ross, Linfield (So, IF, Yakima, Wash,)

Conner Sick, Lewis & Clark (Jr, OF, San Carlos, Calif.)

Joel Condreay, Whitworth (So, IF, Renton, Wash.)

Connor Newell, George Fox (Jr, IF, Roseburg, Ore.)

Anthony Lim, Whitman (So, OF, Palo Alto, Calif.)

Jake Bradley, Willamette (Fr, OF, Laguna Niguel, Calif.)

Landon Packard, Pacific Lutheran Jr, IF, Puyallup, Wash.)


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); Ben Andrews, Lin (3/28); Cole Johnson, PLU (4/4)