NWC Baseball Pitching - Mar. 6-12, 2017

NWC Baseball Pitching - Mar. 6-12, 2017

Baseball Pitcher Student-Athlete of the Week – Mar. 6-12, 2017

 

CASON CUNNINGHAM, Linfield

Sophomore, LHP, Eugene, Ore. / Sheldon HS

 

Cunningham dominated in his second career complete game, a 7-2 win over Puget Sound on Sunday. He stuck out 15 of the 33 batters he faced to earn the win while only allowing five hits, two walks and two earned runs in nine innings. The southpaw ace is now 2-0 with an NWC second-best 1.21 earned run average.

 

Honorable Mention:

Nick Johnson, Whitman (Sr, RHP, Kirkland, Wash.)

Andrew Curran, Pacific Lutheran (Fr, RHP, Puyallup, Wash.)

Hugh Smith, Whitworth (So, RHP, Sammamish, Wash.)

Merle Rowan-Kennedy, Puget Sound (Jr, RHP, Seattle, Wash.)

Jeff Gallagher, Willamette (Jr, RHP, Santa Cruz, Calif.)

Andrew Yarak, Lewis & Clark (Fr, RHP, San Mateo, Calif.)

 

Previous Honorees:

Benjamin Whitten, Wil (2/6); Spencer Backstrom, Pac (2/13); Chad Gideon, PL (2/20); Eric Ma, Whm (2/27); Matt Steindorf, Wil (3/6)