This week's St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Players of the Week are: Vince Santarsiero, from Fontbonne University and Kyle Uhrich, from Webster University.
SLIAC/DIAMOND SPORTS BASEBALL HITTER OF THE WEEK
Kyle Uhrich is this week's SLIAC/Diamond Sports Baseball Hitter of the Week after helping extend the Gorloks winning streak to seven games with a double header sweep of Principia. Uhrich,a junior from St. Louis, Mo., picked up four hits in the double header, hitting three runs and driving in six. In game one of the day Uhrich went 1-for-3 with an RBI. He concluded the day with a 3-for-5 performance in game two, hitting three home runs with five runs batted in. Uhrich's three long balls tied a program record and gives him five home runs in his last five games and nine on the season. He is currently tied for the conference lead in home runs and is second in RBI.
SLIAC/DIAMOND SPORTS BASEBALL PITCHER OF THE WEEK
Vince Santarsiero, a junior from Gainesville, Fla., is this week's SLIAC/Diamond Sports Pitcher of the Week. Santarsiero recorded a no-hitter last week in his team's 5-0 win over Eureka. He went all seven innings in the game, walking just two, while striking out seven. Santarsiero retired the final 16 batters of the game to record his third win of the season. He currently ranks in the top ten in the conference in both innings pitched and strikeouts this season.
- Nate Miller, Greenville College (Baseball) Went 10-for-18 on the week, driving in nine runs and scoring six over five games.
- Matt Mokriakow, Blackburn College (Baseball) Hit .700 in a three game series against Greenville, going two stolen bases and three RBI.
- Jonah Moore, Greenville College (Baseball) Picked up a seven inning win over Principia, allowing just one run while striking out eight.