Indiana, Minnesota and Ohio State Take Home Big Ten Weekly Baseball Awards

Indiana's Kyle Schwarber earns his first career Player of the Week award and fourth weekly accolade overall

Indiana's Kyle Schwarber earns his first career Player of the Week award and fourth weekly accolade overall

March 11, 2013

Player of the Week
Kyle Schwarber, Indiana
C/OF – So. – Middletown, Ohio – Middletown

  • Hit .714 (10-for-14) with one double, a home run, four runs scored and four RBI as Indiana went 2-1 against nationally-ranked Florida
  • Recorded two four-hit games, including a 4-for-4 outing in the series opener
  • Went 4-for-5 with one home run, one double, two RBI and two runs scored in the rubber match
  • Reached base at a .733 clip and slugged 1.000 over the weekend
  • Earns his first career Player of the Week award and fourth weekly accolade overall
  • Last Indiana Player of the Week: Sam Travis (Feb. 18, 2013)

Pitcher of the Week
Tom Windle, Minnesota
LHP – Jr. – Maple Grove, Minn. – Osseo

  • Tossed a complete-game no-hitter to lead Minnesota to a 3-0 win over Western Illinois
  • Struck out eight and walked one in nine innings of work
  • Became the first Gopher to pitch a no-hit game since 1993 and first to throw a nine-inning no-hitter since 1933
  • Earns his first career Pitcher of the Week award and third weekly honor overall
  • Last Minnesota Pitcher of the Week: Ben Meyer (March 4, 2013)

Freshman of the Week
Jacob Bosiokovic, Ohio State
3B/OF – Delaware, Ohio – Hayes

  • Batted .545 (6-for-11) with three home runs, nine RBI and three runs scored as Ohio State went 2-1 over the weekend
  • Had six RBI in an 11-0 win vs. Harvard, going 4-for-5 with two home runs and two runs scored
  • Went 2-for-3 with a round-tripper, three RBI and a run scored in a 5-3 win over Ball State
  • Collects his first weekly conference award
  • Last Ohio State Freshman of the Week: Troy Kuhn (Feb. 26, 2013)

 

 

 

2013 Big Ten Baseball Players of the Week

Feb. 18

Pl:           Sam Travis, So., IND

Pi:           Brad Goldberg, Sr., OSU

F:            Evan Bell, IND

F:            Josh Estill, PUR

Feb. 25

Pl:           Aaron Gretz, So., OSU

Pi:           Brad Goldberg, Sr., OSU

F:            Troy Kuhn, OSU

March 4

Pl:           Michael O’Neill, Jr., MICH

Pi:           Ben Meyer, So., MINN

F:            Evan Hill, MICH

March 11

Pl:           Kyle Schwarber, So., IND

Pi:           Tom Windle, Jr., MINN

F:            Jacob Bosiokovic, OSU