Shimabuku, Garcia sweep final SCIAC weekly honors

Lahoma Whitelow


ORANGE, Calif. – For the third time in the 6 weeks of the baseball year, the Chapman College baseball crew swept the SCIAC weekly awards. Junior pitcher Nick Garcia received his third Pitcher of the 7 days award while sophomore Brad Shimabuku was named Hitter of the 7 days for the first time.

In what turned out to be his ultimate begin of the year, Garcia was simply dominant. The ideal-hander from San Carlos, Calif. struck out 9 of the 19 batters he faced. He allowed just just one infield single and set the tone for the shutout victory – his fourth of the year. He concluded the year four-one with a two.00 Era. HE struck out 36 and walked just 7 in 27 innings.

Shimabuku ended the year on a tear with back again-to-back again a few-hit online games. On Monday, he hit a grand slam as component

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