ORANGE, Calif. – For the 2nd week in a row, juniors Nick Garcia and Henry Zeisler have swept the SCIAC Athlete of the Week awards for baseball. The Panthers took two-of-a few from La Verne in the initial SCIAC collection of the season.
Zeisler ongoing on his early season tear that has his batting typical at .514 through the initial 10 games. In a few games very last week, Zeisler strike .417 with two more homers and four more RBIs. Both equally of his property runs arrived as recreation-tying blasts at La Verne on Saturday. He tied the initial recreation of the doubleheader one-one with a solo homer and sent a a few-operate blast more than the wall in the 2nd recreation to even the recreation at five-five.
Zeisler has a strike in nine of Chapman’s 10 games this year and has several hits in eight games. He has currently smashed 5 property runs and knocked in 16 RBIs this season.
Garcia turned in one more gem as he improved to 3- on the season on the mound. The righty shut down La Verne’s offense for 6 innings. He struck out 5 and authorized just two hits, including a bouncing infield strike. He authorized only a few hits to go away the infield through 6 innings and sat down the initial eleven batters he confronted.
He has however to let an gained operate this season while racking up 22 strikeouts in opposition to just four walks.
The Panthers get on undefeated Cal Lutheran in a a few-recreation collection this weekend. The groups open the collection at Cal Lutheran on Friday and finish with a doubleheader at Hart Park on Saturday commencing at eleven a.m.
By Steven Olveda.
Sports activities Information Director
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