Iowa, Minnesota and Purdue Earn Baseball Weekly Honors
April 30, 2018


Player of the Week 
Nick Dalesandro, Purdue
C – Jr. – Plainfield, Ill. – Joliet Catholic
• Recorded a pair of three-hit games to help the Boilermakers go 5-0 on the week, including wins over Chicago State, No. 15 Indiana and a series sweep against Rutgers
• Reached base safely in 14 of his 22 plate appearances, including nine times in the Rutgers series
• Caught all but one inning as Purdue surrendered just eight runs in 45 innings (1.40 ERA) during its 5-0 week
• Hit a pair of doubles and stole four bases as he registered a .636 on-base percentage and .667 slugging percentage
• Wins his first career Big Ten Player of the Week award
• Last Purdue Big Ten Player of the Week: Jacson McGowan (Feb. 19, 2018)

Pitcher of the Week
Nick Allgeyer, Iowa
P – Jr. – St. Louis, Mo. – St. John Vianney
• Tossed 7.0 innings, leading Iowa to a 4-2 victory over Big Ten-leading Michigan last week
• Scattered five hits and allowed one earned run in the start to notch his 10th straight quality start
• Tied a career high with eight strikeouts, his fourth eight-strikeout game of the season
• Records his second career Big Ten Pitcher of the Week honor
• Last Iowa Big Ten Pitcher of the Week: Nick Allgeyer (April 16, 2018)

Freshman of the Week
Patrick Fredrickson, Minnesota
P – Fr. – Gig Harbor, Wash. – Gig Harbor
• Matched his season high with seven strikeouts in 8.0 innings pitched to help Minnesota defeat Ohio State 2-1
• Scattered eight hits, all singles, and did not allow a walk as he out-dueled the Buckeyes' Ryan Feltner
• Wins his third Big Ten Freshman of the Week award
• Last Minnesota Big Ten Freshman of the Week: Patrick Fredrickson (April 9, 2018)

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

March 6
PL: Michael Massey, So., ILL
PL: Matt Gorski, So., IND
P: Karl Kauffmann, So., MICH
F: Elijah Dunham, IND

March 12
PL: Doran Turchin, Jr., ILL
P: Luis Alvarado, Sr., NEB
F: Mason Erla, MSU

March 19
PL: Bren Spillane, Jr., ILL
P: Jonathan Stiever, Jr., IND
F: Jordan Nwogu, MICH

March 26
PL: Bren Spillane, Jr., ILL
PL: Jonathan Engelmann, Jr., MICH
P: Brady Schanuel, Jr., IOWA
P: Hunter Parsons, Jr., MD
F: Patrick Fredrickson, MINN
F: Harry Rutkowski, RU

April 2
PL: Bren Spillane, Jr., ILL
P: Quinn Lavelle, Fr., NU
F: Jesse Franklin, MICH

April 9
PL: Scott Schreiber, Sr., NEB
P: Patrick Fredrickson, Fr., MINN
F: Patrick Fredrickson, Fr., MINN

April 16
PL: Micah Coffey, Sr., MINN
PL: Jesse Franklin, Fr., MICH
P: Nick Allgeyer, Jr., IOWA
F: Jesse Franklin, Fr., MICH

April 23
PL: Jonathan Engelmann, Jr., MICH
P: Ross Learnard, Sr., PUR
F: Jesse Franklin, Fr., MICH

April 30
PL: Nick Dalesandro, Jr., PUR
P: Nick Allgeyer, Jr., IOWA
F: Patrick Fredrickson, Fr., MINN

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