April 5, 2012
SAN BRUNO, Calif. --The West Coast Conference has named its Rawlings Pitcher and Player of the Month for March 2012.
RAWLINGS WEST COAST CONFERENCE PITCHER OF THE MONTH
TRAVIS RADKE, FR., LHP, PORTLAND
Portland freshman Travis Radke is the Rawlings West Coast Conference Pitcher of the Month for March. Radke went 4-1 during the month with a 0.93 ERA, while holding opposing hitters to a .124 batting average. In 29.0 innings, the freshman lefty allowed just three earned runs and 12 hits, while fanning 29. Radke has yet to allow an earned run against WCC foes, while going 2-0 in the conference with a 0.00 ERA and an opponents' batting average of .109. He leads the nation in hits allowed per nine innings (3.75), while ranking seventh in ERA (1.00).
Also nominated: Marco Gonzales, Gonzaga; Colin Welmon, Loyola Marymount; Jon Moscot, Pepperdine; Martin Agosta, Saint Mary's; James Pazos, San Diego; Kyle Zimmer, San Francisco; Max Deering, Santa Clara
2012 RAWLINGS WCC PITCHER OF THE MONTH
February: Powell Fansler, Santa Clara
March: Travis Radke, Portland
RAWLINGS WEST COAST CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE MONTH
DILLON HAUPT, JR., C, SAN DIEGO
San Diego catcher Dillon Haupt is the Rawlings West Coast Conference Player of the Month for March, after helping pace San Diego to a 17-4 record and a perfect 5-0 mark in the WCC. Haupt led the team's offense, going 24-for-68 (.353) with five doubles, one triple, four home runs and 23 RBI. He posted a slugging percentage of .632, and had an on base percentage of .483. Haupt recorded six multi-hit games and five multi-RBI games in March.
Also nominated: Royce Bolinger, Gonzaga; Cullen Mahoney, Loyola Marymount; Joe Sever, Pepperdine; Troy Channing, Saint Mary's; Lucas Herbst, Santa Clara
2012 RAWLINGS WCC PLAYER OF THE MONTH
February: Kris Bryant, San Diego
March: Dillon Haupt, San Diego