WSU's Zimmerman and NU's Snider Chosen As GLIAC Baseball "Player of the Week" and "Pitcher of the Week", respectively

WSU's Zimmerman and NU's Snider Chosen As GLIAC Baseball "Player of the Week" and  "Pitcher of the Week", respectively

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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.

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GLIAC Baseball Player of the Week:

Kyle Zimmerman
Wayne State University
6-1, Senior, INF
Frankfort, Mich./Frankfort

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 .333.

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:

Jordan Snider
Northwood University
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.

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