WAC Baseball Players of the Week Announced
Lecount, a senior from Shoreline, Wash. (Shorewood HS), led the Aggies to a 3-0 series sweep over San Jose State. Lecount hit .556 (5-for-9) on the week while striking out just once and walking four times. He also hit three home runs, including two in the opening game of the series when he went 3-for-4 with six RBI and three runs scored. He finished the week with 10 RBI, a 1.556 slugging percentage and a .692 on-base percentage, while marking a 1.000 fielding percentage at third base. Lecount hit his third home run of the week in a 9-0 win on Saturday. In Sunday’s series finale against SJSU, Lecount picked up a two-RBI single in the seventh when the Aggies came from behind to win 8-5, securing the series sweep.
McKenzie, a senior from El Dorado Hills, Calif. (San Joaquin Delta College), improved to 11-1 on the season as he recorded his fourth complete game shutout of the season to lead Bakersfield past Louisiana Tech 2-0 on Friday in Ruston. The 6-0 lefty scattered three hits as he struck out five while only walking one. McKenzie only faced four over the minimum and allowed only one runner to reach second base.
The other hitter of the week nominations: CSU Bakersfield junior Cael Brockmeyer … Dallas Baptist senior Duncan McAlpine … Louisiana Tech senior Taylor Terrasas … Sacramento State senior Andrew Ayers … Seattle U junior Chase Fields … Texas State sophomore Garrett Mattlage.
The other pitcher of the week nominations: Dallas Baptist sophomore Cy Sneed … New Mexico State senior Ryan Beck … Sacramento State sophomore Brennan Leitao … Seattle U junior Andrew Olson … Texas State junior Hunter Lemke … UT Arlington junior Brad Vachon.