Monday, March 26, 2012
ILB Players of the Week - Week 6
Pitcher of the Week - Jr LHP Jordan Hymel
Hymel earned the win in the Lions 4-0 series clinching victory over UT-Arlington on Saturday. The Lutcher High product gave up no runs on three hits and fanned five Mavericks. Hymel ran his record to 4-1 on the season to go along with a 1.80 ERA. He is holding opponents to a .195 batting average.
Co-Hitter of the Week - Sr 1B Jonathan Pace
During the Lions three game sweep over UT-Arlington Pace hit .636 (7-11) with a 3B, 2 RBI's, 3 runs, a sac fly and at least two hits in each game. The highlight of Pace's weekend was his game winning walk off single in the Lions Friday night 8-7 victory. Pace also went 3-3 with a BB and a run scored in Sunday's win, extending his hitting streak to 16 games.
Co-Hitter of the Week - Jr 2B Brock Hebert
Hebert continues to do it all for the Lions. Over the weekend the hot hitting second baseman was 7-10 (.700) with a 2B, HR, 3 RBI's, 3 BB, 3 runs, and 2 SB leading the Lions to a SLC series sweep of UT-Arlington. Hebert extended his hitting streak to 18 games by recording three multi hit games. On Friday night he was 3-3, with a 2B, 2 RBI's, 2 BB, run, and 2 SB. For the season Hebert is hitting a SLC best .478 with 13 doubles, and 21 stolen bases.