NWC Baseball Position - Mar. 20-26, 2017

NWC Baseball Position - Mar. 20-26, 2017

Baseball Position Student-Athlete of the Week – Mar. 20-26, 2017



Senior, Outfield, Spokane Valley, Wash. / Central Valley HS


Hilpert crushed the ball during Linfield’s 4-1 week with a .500 average (10-20), three doubles, four home runs, nine runs and seven RBIs.  He collected 25 total bases and slugged 1.250 with an on-base percentage of .565.  In a 6-2, 8-4 sweep of Lewis & Clark, he was 2-4 with two homers and three RBIs in the first game and 2-2 with a double, homer, two runs and two RBIs in the second. He was 1-5 in a 4-3 loss at Chapman, then finished up in 5-3 and 5-4 wins at La Verne by going 4-5 with a double, homer, three runs and two RBIs in the opener and 1-4 with a double, two runs and an RBI in the nightcap.  He leads the NWC in average (.424) and home runs (10) and is second in RBIs (31).


Honorable Mention:

Ben Welch, Pacific Lutheran (Sr, IF, Edmonds, Wash.)

Brandon Wileman, George Fox (Sr, OF, Mesa, Ariz.)

Joseph Zimmer, Whitman (Jr, IF, Billings, Mont.)

Kurtis Kloke, Pacific (Sr, OF, San Bernardino, Calif.)

Garrett Hughes, Whitworth (Sr, IF, Issasquah, Wash.)

Mason Quinlan, Puget Sound (Fr, 1B, Mililani, Hawaii)

Connor Sick, Lewis & Clark (Sr, OF, San Carlos, Calif.)


Previous Honorees:

Kyle Paguio, Wil (2/6); Jacob Bockelie, PL (2/13); Tommy Massari, L&C (2/20); Scott Hilpert, Lin (2/27); Ben Andrews, Lin (3/6); Kory VanderStaay, PL (3/13); Matthew Nelson, Whw (3/20)