NWC Student-Athlete of the Week - Pitcher (Feb. 3-9)

NWC Student-Athlete of the Week - Pitcher (Feb. 3-9)

Matt Jepsen
Willamette, Freshman
Fallbrook, Calif./Fallbrook

Matt Jepsen pitched seven innings of extended relief and allowed no runs and just two hits in his first collegiate appearance for the Bearcats on Saturday, Feb. 8. He entered the game at the start of the third inning with Willamette holding a slim 2-1 lead. He pitched the rest of the game and struck out six batters, while allowing just two walks, one single and one double. He picked up the win and is 1-0 on the season.  

Honorable Mention:
A.J. Konopaski (Pacific Lutheran, Jr. – Port Angeles, Wash./Port Angeles)
Brett Lambert (Whitman, Sr. – Dayton, Wash./Dayton)
Tom Zarosinksi (George Fox, Jr. – Lake Oswego, Ore./Lake Oswego)
Chris Haddeland (Linfield, Jr. – McMinnville, Ore./McMinnville)