March 8, 2012
SAN BRUNO, Calif. --The West Coast Conference has named its Rawlings Pitcher and Player of the Month for February 2012.
RAWLINGS WEST COAST CONFERENCE PITCHER OF THE MONTH
POWELL FANSLER, SO., LHP, SANTA CLARA
Santa Clara lefty Powell Fansler is the Rawlings WCC Pitcher of the Month for February. The sophomore went 4-0 on the month with a 2.65 ERA. He made two starts and came into two games in relief for a total of 17.0 inning pitched. He struck out nine while issuing just two walks over 17 innings, helping the Broncos to a 7-2 month.
Also nominated: Mark Anderson, BYU; Billy Moon, Gonzaga; Corey Miller, Pepperdine; Kyle Zimmer, San Francisco;
2012 RAWLINGS WCC PITCHER OF THE MONTH
February: Powell Fansler, Santa Clara
RAWLINGS WEST COAST CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE MONTH
KRIS BRYANT, SO., 3B, SAN DIEGO
San Diego third baseman Kris Bryant is the Rawlings West Coast Conference Player of the Month. The sophomore preseason All-American has been red hot to start the season. Bryant hit an impressive .484 with 15 hits, three doubles, one home run and 10 RBI in the season's opening month - while leading USD to a 6-2 record. He is also currently riding a six-game hitting streak, dating back to Feb. 19 at Sam Houston State.
Also nominated: Marco Gonzales, Gonzaga; Joey Boney, Loyola Marymount; Zach Vincej, Pepperdine; Kris Kauppila, Portland; Justin Maffej, San Francisco; Lucas Herbst, Santa Clara
2012 RAWLINGS WCC PLAYER OF THE MONTH
February: Kris Bryant, San Diego