Michigan and Minnesota Earn Baseball Weekly Honors

May 8, 2017

Player of the Week

Micah Coffey, Minnesota

Jr. – 3B – Batavia, Ill. – Central

  • Led the Golden Gophers to a 4-1 week, including a victory over Georgia State and a series sweep against Penn State
  • Batted .550 on the week with 11 hits, 10 RBI, one home run and nine runs scored
  • Hit for the cycle in the victory over Penn State on Saturday, becoming the first Minnesota player to achieve the feat since 2002
  • Earns the first Player of the Week award of his career
  • Last Minnesota Player of the Week: Austin Athmann (April 25, 2016)

Pitcher of the Week

Oliver Jaskie, Michigan

Jr. – SP – Ada, Mich. – Grandville

  • Pitched a complete-game shutout, leading the Wolverines to a 6-0 victory over Ohio State
  • Struck out a career-high 14 batters, while allowing seven hits
  • Collects his fourth career Pitcher of the Week honor
  • Last Michigan Pitcher of the Week: Oliver Jaskie (Feb. 27, 2017)

Freshman of the Week

Brett Schulze, Minnesota

SP – Maple Grove, Minn. – Maple Grove


 

 

  • Led the Golden Gophers to a win over Penn State
  • Struck out eight batters in 7.0 innings of work, while only allowing one run on four hits
  • Earns the first Freshman of the Week award of his career
  • Last Minnesota Freshman of the Week: Jordan Kozicky (April 17, 2017)

2017 Baseball Players of the Week

Feb. 20

PL: Dan Durkin, Sr., MSU

P: Tanner Andrews, Jr., PUR

F: Jake Matheny, IND

Feb. 27

PL: Mason McCoy, Sr., IOWA

P: Oliver Jaskie, Jr., MICH

P: Yianni Pavlopoulos, Jr., OSU

F: Alex Erro, NU

March 6

PL: Jake Adams, Jr., IOWA

P: Tanner Andrews, Jr., PUR

F: Hank Christie, NU

March 13

PL: Zach Jancarski, Jr., MD

P: Jake Meyers, Jr., NEB

F: Andrew Saalfrank, IND

F: Tyler Blohm, MD

March 20

PL: Alex Krupa, Sr., IND
P: Brian Shaffer, Jr., MD

F: Tyler Blohm, MD

F: Skyler Hunter, PUR

March 27

PL: Matt Lloyd, So., IND

P: Zach Daniels, So., IOWA

F: Bryce Kelley, MSU

April 3

PL: Drew Lugbauer, Jr., MICH

P: Ty Weber, Fr., ILL

F: Ty Weber, ILL

April 10

PL: Ben Miller, Sr., NEB

P: Jake Hohensee, Jr., NEB

F: Dominic Canzone, OSU

April 17

PL: Joe Hoscheit, Sr., NU

P: Brian Shaffer, Jr., MD

F: Jordan Kozicky, MINN

April 24

PL: Joe Hoscheit, Sr., NU

P: Gareth Stroh, So., PUR

F: Michael Massey, ILL

May 1

PL: Jimmy Kerr, So., MICH

P: Nick Gallagher, Jr., IOWA

F: Michael Massey, ILL

May 8

PL: Micah Coffey, Jr., MINN

P: Oliver Jaskie, Jr., MICH

F: Brett Schulze, MINN