NWC Baseball Student-Athlete of the Week (Pitcher) for February 20-26

Brian Ranta
George Fox, Senior
Clackamas, Ore./Rex Putnam HS

Even though he got no decision, Ranta battled Chapman All-American Brian Rauh down to the wire in a game won by the Bruins over the No. 2 team in the nation 3-2 in 12 innings. Ranta went 10 innings, scattering 6 hits, with 4 strikeouts and only one walk, and left with a 2-2 tie. 

Honorable Mention:
Chris Bishop (Pacific Lutheran, Fr. – Rochester, Wash./Rochester)
Rob Dittrick (Pacific, Jr. – Mililani, Hawaii/Mid-Pacific Institute)
Will Thompson (Whitman, Fr. – Santa Ana, Calif./Foothill HS)
Chris Haddeland (Linfield, Fr. – McMinnville, Ore./McMinnville)
Peter Hoffman (Willamette, Fr. – Hayden, Idaho/Lake City HS)