BAY CITY, Mich. - Wayne State University senior infielder Kyle Zimmerman (Frankfort, Mich./Frankfort) and senior pitcher Jordan Snider (Bay City, Mich. /John Glenn) have been chosen as the GLIAC Baseball "Player of the Week" and "Pitcher of the Week", respectively.
GLIAC Baseball Player of the Week:
Wayne State University
6-1, Senior, INF
Wayne State University senior Kyle Zimmerman started his week
with a program record eight RBIs on Tuesday at Urbana. Zimmerman
went 4-for-5 with three runs scored. He had a three-run home run
and a grand slam in the game. As a team, WSU collected another
program record with six home runs. Zimmerman finished the week with
hitting .438 with nine RBIs and a .875 slugging percentage. Since
March 30, Zimmerman’s average his risen from .290 to
Baseball Player Weekly
Honor Roll: Tyler Gray - AU, Stephen Claypool - GV,
Mike Vanchieri - HC, Taylore Baker - MU, Eric Altman- NU, Kyle
Tisdale - OD, Andy Orr - SV, Ryan Williams - TU.
2013 "Players of the Week": (3/12) G. Brugnoni - GV, (3/19) C. Rudenga - GV, (3/25) A. Erb - AU, (4/1) A. Sortwell - AU, (4/8) C. LaFave - SV, (4/15) Kyle Zimmerman - WS.
GLIAC Baseball Pitcher of the Week:
6-0, Senior, RHP
Bay City, Mich. /John Glenn
Northwood University senior Jordan Snider tossed a complete game, two-hit shutout to lead Northwood to a 1-0 win at Hillsdale. He allowed a bloop double and a bunt single to start the game, after which he did not allow a hit the rest of the way. He struck out six and walked one in his seven innings of work. He is now 2-2 in the league with 23.1 innings pitched and a 3.47 era. He has recorded 22 strikeouts with just five walks this season.
Baseball Pitcher Weekly Honor Roll: Brad Thomas - AU, Kyle Teague - GV, Kris Morris - HC, Taylore Baker - MU, Daniel Mooney - OD, Scott Sency - SV, Brent Faber - TU, Ian Drapcho - WU, Ethan Vasiliauskas - WS.
2013 "Pitchers of the Week": (3/12) C. Ward- GV, (3/19) A. Campanella- GV, (3/25) J. Winicki - NU, (4/1) B. Zambron- GV, (4/8) C. Beauchaine - SV, (4/15) Jordan Snider - NU.