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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