NWC Baseball Position - Feb. 22-28, 2016

NWC Baseball Position - Feb. 22-28, 2016

Baseball Position Student-Athlete of the Week – Feb. 22-28, 2016



Senior, OF, Pullman, Wash. / Pullman HS


Druffel batted .400 (6-15) with an on-base percentage of .438 and a slugging percentage of 1.000 in helping Whitworth remain undefeated with a three-game sweep of visiting Whitman. He finished with seven RBIs and five runs scored, and also totaled four extra-base hits. He had two multi-hit games and a hit during each game. He was 2-5 with a double, a run and an RBI in a 10-4 series-opening win, and knocked in two runs in an 18-1 second-game romp.  In the series finale, a 10-5 victory,he hit two home runs as well as a triple as part of a 3-4 day at the plate, scored three times and drove in four.


Honorable Mention:

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

Finn McMichael, Linfield (Sr, OF, Richland, Wash.)

Mason Fessler, Willamette (So, 3B, Woodburn, Ore.)

Nick Lockwood, Lewis & Clark (Jr, 1B, Irvine, Calif.)

Riley McKean, George Fox (Jr, IF, Belfair, Wash.)

Joey Galeno, Pacific (So, IF/OF, Auburn, Wash.)

Cal Muramaru, Puget Sound (So, OF, Honoulu, Hawai’i)


Previous Honorees:

Jacob Yamane, Whw (2/8); Finn McMichael, Lin (2/15); Landon Packard, PLU (2/22)