Gophers’ Vavra named Player of the Week; Hoosiers’ Milto claims Pitcher of the Week recognition; Boilermakers’ Hofstra tabbed Freshman of the Week

Player of the Week

Terrin Vavra, Minnesota

IF – Jr. – Menomonie, Wis. – Menomonie

Recorded three hits and multiple runs in all three games last week to guide Minnesota to a trio of victories

Tallied six RBI on nine hits and scored eight runs while batting .600 on the week

Hit a pair of triples as he registered a .625 on-base percentage and 0.867 slugging percentage

Wins his first career Big Ten Player of the Week award

Last Minnesota Big Ten Player of the Week: Micah Coffey (May 8, 2017)

Pitcher of the Week

Pauly Milto, Indiana

P – Jr. – Greenwood, Ind. – Roncalli

Tossed his first complete game in a 4-0 victory over Boston College at the Snowbird Classic in Port Charlotte, Fla.

Scattered four hits in the shutout, striking out eight hitters and walking none

Improved to 2-0 on the year with a 0.00 ERA in 15 innings pitched

Records his first career Big Ten Pitcher of the Week honor

Last Indiana Big Ten Pitcher of the Week: Kyle Hart (April 18, 2016)

Freshman of the Week

Bo Hofstra, Purdue

RHP – Schererville, Ind. – Illiana Christian

Recorded 11 consecutive outs to register a save against Saint Louis

Struck out four batters in 3.2 innings against Saint Louis without allowing a runner on base

Pitched one inning against Notre Dame, allowing two hits

Wins his first Big Ten Freshman of the Week award

Last Purdue Big Ten Freshman of the Week: Skyler Hunter (March 20, 2017)