NWC Baseball Position - Mar. 6-12, 2017

NWC Baseball Position - Mar. 6-12, 2017

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


KORY VANDERSTAAY, Pacific Lutheran

Senior, Outfield, Port Orchard, Wash. / Peninsula HS


VanderStaay hit .417 (5-12) with three of his five hits going for extra bases as the Lutes swept Pacific 5-4, 13-3 and 4-2 to take sole possession of first place in the NWC. He had at least one hit in all three games, driving in three runs and scoring three times.  He began with a 3-5 game with a double and a run, followed by a 1-3 with a double, two runs and two RBIs, and ended with a 1-4 with a double and an RBI.  He posted a .500 on base percentage and .833 slugging percentage,  He was additionally flawless in the field, recording five putouts.


Honorable Mention:

Adrian Vela, Whitman (Jr, IF, Bothell, Wash.)

Eric Del Prado, Willamette (Jr, 1B, El Segundo, Calif.)

Jordan McGowan, Whitworth (Sr, UT, Spokane, Wash.)

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

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


Previous Honorees:

Kyle Paguio, Wil (2/6); Jacob Bockelie, PL (2/13); Tommy Massari, L&C (2/20); Scott Hilpert, Lin (2/27); Ben Andrews, Lin (3/6)