NWC Baseball Position - M 27-A 2, 2017

NWC Baseball Position - M 27-A 2, 2017

Baseball Position Student-Athlete of the Week – M 27-A 2, 2017



Senior, Catcher/First Base, Sammamish, Wash. / Eastlake HS


Pladson collected four multi-hit games as Linfield went 3-1 on the week, finishing with a .500 batting average (10-20) with four doubles (one in each game) and a .700 slugging percentage.  He was 3-5 in a 13-9 loss at Cal Lutheran, then went 3-5, 2-4, and 2-4 in 8-4, 5-4, and 7-2 wins at Pacific.  He had an RBI and scored a run in the Cal Lu and first Pacific games, scored twice in the second Pacific game, and drove in two in the finale, giving him four RBIs and four runs scored on the week.  He also fielded .976, with one error, 40 putouts and one assist.


Honorable Mention:

Jacob Yamane, Whitworth (Sr, IF, Warden, Wash.)

Corey Roberts, Puget Sound (Fr, OF/3B, Fairview, Texas)

Perry Van Eckhardt, Willamette (Jr, OF, El Cerrito, Calif.)

Ben Welch, Pacific Lutheran (Sr, IF, Edmonds, Wash.)

Lucas Thrun, Whitman (So, OF, Sammamish, Wash.)

Matt Voelzke, George Fox (Fr, IF, Lake Oswego, Ore.)

Taren Bradd, Pacific (Jr, IF, Medford, Ore.)

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); Kory VanderStaay, PL (3/13); Matthew Nelson, Whw (3/20); Scott Hilpert, Lin (3/27)