NWC Baseball Pitching - Apr. 3-9, 2017

NWC Baseball Pitching - Apr. 3-9, 2017

Baseball Pitcher Student-Athlete of the Week – April 3-9, 2017



Sophomore, LHP, Eugene, Ore. / Sheldon HS


Cunningham delivered seven innings of one-run ball in the Wildcats’ 14-4 victory over Whitworth in the first game of their NWC series on Saturday.  He allowed just three hits and struck out 13 while walking one. He increased his nation-leading strikeout total to 81.


Honorable Mention:

Brandon Nelson, Willamette (So, RHP, Murrieta, Calif.)

Robert Reaser, Lewis & Clark (So, RHP, Phoenix, Ariz.)

Spencer Backstrom, Pacific (Sr, RHP, Bellingham, Wash.)

Jacob Gleichman, Pacific Lutheran (Sr, RHP, Sammamish, Wash.)

Liam Kent, George Fox (So, LHP, Torrance, Calif.)

Joshua Zavisubin, Puget Sound (Jr, RHP, Bellingham, Wash.)

Garrett Atkinson, Whitman (Sr, LHP, Arlington, Wash.)


Previous Honorees:

Ben Whitten, Wil (2/6); Spencer Backstrom, Pac (2/13); Chad Gideon, PL (2/20); Eric Ma, Whm (2/27); Matt Steindorf, Wil (3/6); Cason Cunningham, Lin (3/13); Brandon Nelson, Wil (3/20); Paul Wolfram, Pac (3/27); Dawson Enright, Wil (4/3)