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WAC Baseball Players of the Week Announced
Courtesy: WAC

DENVER – Bakersfield right fielder Chance Gusbeth and Seattle U left-hander Connor Moore have been named the Western Athletic Conference Baseball Hitter and Pitcher of the Week, respectively, for February 10-16.

Gusbeth, a sophomore from Lancaster, Calif. (Desert Christian HS), led the Roadrunners to a 3-0 series sweep over Milwaukee. Gusbeth hit .583 (7-for-12) on the week with three runs, six RBI, two walks, one double and a home run. Gusbeth posted a .917 slugging percentage and a .667 on-base percentage. He did not commit an error in eight fielding chances on the week.

Moore, a sophomore from West Richland, Wash. (Richland HS), pitched seven scoreless innings as Seattle U defeated UC Davis 2-1 in the Redhawks’ season opener on Friday. In the longest outing of his collegiate career, Moore allowed just three hits and one walk while throwing 79 pitches, collecting a career-high six strikeouts along the way. He allowed only one UC Davis player to advance as far as third base as he found himself in a pitcher’s duel on the first day of the season.

The other hitter of the week nominations: Grand Canyon junior outfielder David Walker … New Mexico State senior first baseman Kristoffer Koerper … Northern Colorado freshman center fielder Jake Ekman ... Sacramento State sophomore right fielder Nathan Lukes … Seattle U senior infielder Cullen Hendrickson … Texas-Pan American freshman first baseman Victor Garcia Jr. … Utah Valley sophomore first baseman Mark Krueger.

The other pitcher of the week nominations: Bakersfield freshman Max Carter … Grand Canyon junior Coley Bruns … New Mexico State senior Kyle Kilgore … Sacramento State sophomore Sutter McLoughlin … Texas-Pan American senior Matt Harrell … Utah Valley freshman Nate Sylvester.

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Baseball
WAC
Overall
Grand Canyon
19-7
32-22
Seattle U
19-8
31-27
Bakersfield
17-9-1
36-22-1
Sacramento State
16-11
33-27
North Dakota
16-11
24-27
Utah Valley
15-12
20-34
Northern Colorado
12-15
16-32
New Mexico State
7-19-1
11-38-1
Chicago State
6-19-1
13-40-1
Texas-Pan American
5-21-1
20-31-1
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