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USF Sweeps Rawlings WCC Pitcher and Player of the Week

May 6, 2013

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SAN BRUNO, Calif. -- The West Coast Conference has named its Rawlings Pitcher and Player of the Week for May 6, 2013.

RAWLINGS WEST COAST CONFERENCE PITCHER OF THE WEEK
Adam Cimber, SR., RHP, San Francisco
San Francisco senior Adam Cimber is the Rawlings West Coast Conference Pitcher of the Week. The San Francisco reliever earned two wins and a save as the Dons went 5-0, winning their conference series against Pepperdine. After earning the win against San Jose State, the senior struck out four in two innings Friday for another win. He closed out a 5-2 win over the Waves Sunday for his seventh save of the season. Cimber is 5-2 with a 2.89 ERA in 46.2 innings pitched this season.

Also nominated: Jeff Barker, BYU; Tyler Olson, Gonzaga;

2013 RAWLINGS WCC PITCHER OF THE WEEK
Feb. 18: Trevor Megill, Loyola Marymount
Feb. 25: Ryan Brockett, Saint Mary's
March 4: Marco Gonzales, Gonzaga
March 11: Tyler Olson, Gonzaga
March 18: Kurt Yinger, Portland
March 25: Desmond Poulson, BYU
April 1: Ben Griset, Saint Mary's
April 8: Corey Miller, Pepperdine
April 15: Scott Frazier, Pepperdine
April 22: PJ Conlon, San Diego
April 28: Matt Florer, Loyola Marymount
May 6: Adam Cimber, San Francisco

RAWLINGS WEST COAST CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Bob Cruikshank, SO., INF, San Francisco
Sophomore Bob Cruikshank is the Rawlings West Coast Conference Player of the Week after leading the Dons to a 5-0 record. Cruikshank went 6-for-17 with three runs and seven RBIs. The sophomore hit a pair of doubles and a two-run home run against Pepperdine that provided the winning margin in a 3-2 win Friday. Cruikshank was 5-for-11 in a sweep of the Waves, driving in five runs in the first two games. Cruikshank also handled 15 chances at the hot corner without an error and leads the conference with 19 doubles.

Also nominated: Brock Whitney, BYU; Cory LeBrun, Gonzaga; Austin Green, San Diego

2013 RAWLINGS WCC PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Feb. 18: Sam Meyer, Pepperdine
Feb. 25: Chris Woolley, San Diego
March 4: Adam Law, BYU
March 11: Kris Bryant, San Diego
March 18: Kris Bryant, San Diego
March 25: Austin Davidson, Pepperdine
April 1: Tommy Cheek, Loyola Marymount
April 8: Jacob Hannemann, BYU
April 15: Bradley Zimmer, San Francisco
April 22: Kris Bryant, San Diego
April 28: Jeff Melby, Portland
May 6: Bob Cruikshank