Indiana and Ohio State Earn Baseball Weekly Honors

by | Apr 1, 2019 | Headlines, RRSN News | 0 comments

Indiana and Ohio State Earn Baseball Weekly Honors

Hoosiers’ Lloyd named Player of the Week; Buckeyes’ Lonsway claimed Pitcher of the Week recognition; Hoosiers’ Richardson tabbed Freshman of the Week

 

Player of the Week
Matt Lloyd, Indiana

UTIL – Sr. – Okotoks, Alberta – Foothills Composite – Sport Management and Marketing

 

  • Helped the Hoosiers to a Big Ten road series win at Maryland
  • Tallied 11 RBI on seven hits and scored eight runs while batting .412
  • Hit five home runs and two doubles as he registered a .545 on-base percentage and 1.412 slugging percentage, extending his on-base streak to 21 games
  • Wins his second career Big Ten Player of the Week award and first since March 27, 2017
  • Last Indiana Big Ten Player of the Week: Grant Richardson (March 25, 2019)

 

Pitcher of the Week
Seth Lonsway, Ohio State

P – Fr. – Celina, Ohio – Celina – Consumer and Family Financial Services

 

  • Pitched a complete game shutout with a season-high 12 strikeouts in his Big Ten debut at Rutgers on Saturday, improving to 4-2 on the season
  • Scattered three hits in nine innings of work and struck out every Scarlet Knight in the starting lineup
  • Became the first Buckeye to throw a complete game shutout since 2015 and the first Buckeye to strike out at least 12 batters in a game since Alex Wimmers fanned 14 vs. Indiana on April 9, 2010
  • Records his first career Big Ten Pitcher of the Week honor
  • Last Ohio State Big Ten Pitcher of the Week: Yianni Pavlopoulos (Feb. 27, 2017)

 

 

Freshman of the Week
Grant Richardson, Indiana

OF – Fr. – Fishers, Ind. – Fishers – Sport Marketing and Management

 

  • Hit .316 on the week with three home runs, six RBI and six runs scored, helping the Hoosiers to a pair of wins against Big Ten foe Maryland
  • Set new career-highs in hits (5), home runs (3), RBI (6) and runs (4) in Saturday’s win over Maryland
  • Set a freshman program record with his trio of home runs, becoming the first Hoosier to get three home runs in a game since Logan Sowers on June 3, 2017 in the Lexington, Ky., NCAA Regional
  • Wins his second Big Ten Freshman of the Week award in as many weeks
  • Last Indiana Big Ten Freshman of the Week: Grant Richardson (March 25, 2019)

 

 

2019 Baseball Players of the Week

 

Feb. 18

PL: Jaxon Hallmark, So., NEB

P: Grant Judkins, Jr., IOWA

F: Garrett Burhenn, OSU

 

Feb. 25

PL: Maxwell Costes, Fr., MD

P: Tommy Henry, Jr., MICH

F: Maxwell Costes, MD

 

March 4

PL: Matt Gorski, Jr., IND

P: Tommy Henry, Jr., MICH

F: Colby Gomes, NEB

 

March 11

PL: Jack Yalowitz, Sr., ILL

P: Pauly Milto, Sr., IND

P: Nate Fisher, Sr., NEB

F: Maxwell Costes, MD

 

March 18

PL: Ryan Fineman, Sr., IND

P: Max Meyer, So., MINN

F: Zach Dezenzo, OSU

 

March 25

PL: Grant Richardson, Fr., IND

P: Tanner Gordon, Jr., IND

F: Grant Richardson, IND

 

April 1

PL: Matt Lloyd, Sr., IND

P: Seth Lonsway, Fr., OSU

F: Grant Richardson, IND

 

 

Related Content

Jun 16 2024

Bases-Loaded Walk Lifts Lake Central in 12-Inning Marathon

Anna Kayser, Special to IHSAA.org INDIANAPOLIS - It took a while – 12 innings in 3 hours and 46 minutes, to be exact, as the longest game by innings in IHSAA State...
Jun 16 2024

Gavin Jackson throws first no-hitter, Providence takes 2A crown

Rich Torres, Special to IHSAA.org INDIANAPOLIS – Providence’s Gavin Jackson took the mound for the bottom of the seventh inning on Saturday completely oblivious....
Jun 15 2024

New Prairie’s big fourth inning secures first state title

Anna Kayser, Special to IHSAA.org INDIANAPOLIS - Down to his final strike with two outs in the fourth inning, New Prairie sophomore Reed Robinson laced a two-run single...
Jun 15 2024

Barr-Reeve “finished the job”, wins first baseball crown

Rich Torres, Special to IHSAA.org INDIANAPOLIS – Third time was the charm for the top-ranked Barr-Reeve Vikings on Friday night at Victory Field in downtown...
Jun 11 2024

Valpo Athletics Mourns the Passing of Janet Drew; Celebration of Life to be Held at ARC on Saturday, June 15

Valpo Athletics Mourns the Passing of Janet Drew; Celebration of Life to be Held at ARC on Saturday, June 15 The Valparaiso University Department of Athletics is...