WSU's Guenther and GVSU's Campanella Chosen As GLIAC Baseball "Player of the Week" and "Pitcher of the Week", respectively

WSU's Guenther and GVSU's Campanella 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 Brad Guenther (Ann Arbor, Mich./Saline) and senior pitcher Anthony Campanella (Carol Stream, Ill./Elgin C.C.) 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:

Brad Guenther
Wayne State University
5-10, Senior, INF
Ann Arbor, Mich./Saline

Wayne State University senior Brad Guenther took the GLIAC lead in batting average (.391) with a monster week of games. The senior catcher hit .429 with three doubles, two home runs and nine RBI. On Saturday, Guenther won game one against Ohio Dominican with a walkoff home run and gave the Warriors a 2-1 lead in game two with his sixth inning two-run home run. Following this past week, Guenther is now 10th in program history with 180 hits.

Baseball Player Weekly Honor Roll:  Wade Kaido - AU, Blake Schmenk- UF, Giancarlo Brugnoni - GV, Mike Vanchieri - HC, Jon Crank - MU, Dustin Lee - NU, Kyle Tisdale - OD, Dylin Eschenburg - SV.

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, (4/22) Brad Guenther - WS.


GLIAC Baseball Pitcher of the Week:

Anthony Campanella
Grand Valley State University
6-2, Senior, RHP
Carol Stream, Ill./Elgin C.C.

Grand Valley State senior pitcher Anthony Campanella threw a pair of gems this past week, going 2-0 with a 0.00 ERA, striking out 13 in 16 innings of work with a .125 batting average against. Against Northwood, Campanella pitched eight innings, allowed only two hits and struck out six with no walks and no runs in a 6-0 victory. Against Lake Erie, he threw eight innings, allowing five hits with seven strikeouts, again not allowing an earned run in an 8-1 victory.

Baseball Pitcher Weekly Honor Roll:  Jake Baldwin- AU, Preston Zachrich - UF, Kris Morris - HC, Brad Raley - LE, Jesse Coblentz - MU, Jordan Schwellenbach - NU, Nick Venditti - OD, Mike Schaaf - SV, Alex Pierse - 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, (4/22) Kyle Teague - GV.

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