Minnesota and Nebraska Earn Baseball Weekly Honors

Nebraska’s Schreiber named Player of the Week; Minnesota’s Fredrickson claims Pitcher and Freshman of the Week recognition


Player of the Week
Scott Schreiber, Nebraska

OF – Sr. – Menasha, Wis. – Kimberly


  • Posted two multi-run games and went 6-for-8 in both contests against Michigan State last weekend
  • Tallied two RBI on six hits and scored four runs while batting .750 on the week
  • Hit two home runs and a double as he registered a .800 on-base percentage and 1.625 slugging percentage
  • Homered in his fifth consecutive game on Sunday
  • The two-time Academic All-Big Ten honoree wins his second career Big Ten Player of the Week and first of the season
  • Last Nebraska Big Ten Player of the Week: Ben Miller (April 10, 2017)


Pitcher and Freshman of the Week
Patrick Fredrickson, Minnesota

P – Fr. – Gig Harbor, Wash. – Gig Harbor


  • Took a no-hitter into the eighth inning in Saturday’s win over Penn State
  • Struck out a career-high seven batters on the day
  • Records his first career Big Ten Pitcher of the Week honor
  • Last Minnesota Big Ten Pitcher of the Week: Toby Anderson (May 16, 2016)
  • Wins his second Big Ten Freshman of the Week award
  • Last Minnesota Big Ten Freshman of the Week: Patrick Fredrickson (March 26, 2018)



2018 Baseball Players of the Week


Feb. 19

PL: Jacson McGowan, Jr., PUR

P: Taylor Bloom, Sr., MD

F: Eric Heatter, RU


Feb. 26

PL: Terrin Vavra, Jr., MINN

P: Pauly Milto, Jr., IND

F: Bo Hofstra, PUR


March 6

PL: Michael Massey, So., ILL

PL: Matt Gorski, So., IND

P: Karl Kauffmann, So., MICH

F: Elijah Dunham, IND


March 12

PL: Doran Turchin, Jr., ILL

P: Luis Alvarado, Sr., NEB

F: Mason Erla, MSU


March 19

PL: Bren Spillane, Jr., ILL

P: Jonathan Stiever, Jr., IND

F: Jordan Nwogu, MICH


March 26

PL: Bren Spillane, Jr., ILL

PL: Jonathan Engelmann, Jr., MICH

P: Brady Schanuel, Jr., IOWA

P: Hunter Parsons, Jr., MD

F: Patrick Fredrickson, MINN

F: Harry Rutkowski, RU


April 2

PL: Bren Spillane, Jr., ILL

P: Quinn Lavelle, Fr., NU

F: Jesse Franklin, MICH


April 9

PL: Scott Schreiber, Sr., NEB

P: Patrick Fredrickson, Fr., MINN

F: Patrick Fredrickson, Fr., MINN