Indiana, Minnesota and Purdue Earn Baseball Weekly Honors
Feb. 26, 2018


Player of the Week
Terrin Vavra, Minnesota
IF - Jr. - Menomonie, Wis. - Menomonie
  • Recorded three hits and multiple runs in all three games last week to guide Minnesota to a trio of victories 
  • Tallied six RBI on nine hits and scored eight runs while batting .600 on the week
  • Hit a pair of triples as he registered a .625 on-base percentage and 0.867 slugging percentage
  • Wins his first career Big Ten Player of the Week award
  • Last Minnesota Big Ten Player of the Week: Micah Coffey (May 8, 2017)

Pitcher of the Week
Pauly Milto, Indiana
P - Jr. - Greenwood, Ind. - Roncalli

  • Tossed his first complete game in a 4-0 victory over Boston College at the Snowbird Classic in Port Charlotte, Fla.
  • Scattered four hits in the shutout, striking out eight hitters and walking none
  • Improved to 2-0 on the year with a 0.00 ERA in 15 innings pitched
  • Records his first career Big Ten Pitcher of the Week honor
  • Last Indiana Big Ten Pitcher of the Week: Kyle Hart (April 18, 2016)

Freshman of the Week
Bo Hofstra, Purdue
RHP - Schererville, Ind. - Illiana Christian

  • Recorded 11 consecutive outs to register a save against Saint Louis 
  • Struck out four batters in 3.2 innings against Saint Louis without allowing a runner on base
  • Pitched one inning against Notre Dame, allowing two hits
  • Wins his first Big Ten Freshman of the Week award
  • Last Purdue Big Ten Freshman of the Week: Skyler Hunter (March 20, 2017)

2018 Baseball Players of the Week

Feb. 19
PL: Jacson McGowan, Jr., PUR
P: Taylor Bloom, Sr., MD
F: Eric Heatter, RU

Feb. 26
PL: Terrin Vavra, Jr., MINN
P: Pauly Milto, Jr., IND
F: Bo Hofstra, PUR

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