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Saint Mary's Brenden Kalfus Rawlings Player of the Week

May 13, 2013

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SAN BRUNO, Calif. -- The West Coast Conference has named its Rawlings Pitcher and Player of the Week for May 13, 2013.

RAWLINGS WEST COAST CONFERENCE PITCHER OF THE WEEK
PJ CONLON, FR., LHP, SAN DIEGO
San Diego freshman PJ Conlon is the Rawlings West Coast Conference Pitcher of the Week. The left-hander helped get the Toreros off to a positive start on Friday, as he went 8.0 innings, allowing three runs, only one earned, on seven hits, while striking out four. This moved Conlon to 9-0 on the season, becoming the first freshman pitcher to open 9-0 on the season in program history. He also became the first Torero to start 9-0 since Josh Romanski did it in 2008.

Also nominated: Marco Gonzales, Gonzaga; Mike Couch, Santa Clara; Abe Bobb, San Francisco

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
May 13: PJ Conlon, San Diego

RAWLINGS WEST COAST CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
BRENDEN KALFUS, SR., OF, SAINT MARY'S
Saint Mary's senior Brenden Kalfus is the Rawlings West Coast Conference Player of the Week. Kalfus broke the WCC hitting streak record and is tied for the longest D-1 streak in the nation at 33-games that began on March 16 against Utah Valley. He helped the Gaels to a 3-1 record this week, including a key series win at Pepperdine. For the week, Kalfus went 6-for-15 with four doubles and six RBI. He had an on base percentage of .471 and a slugging percentage of .667.

Also nominated: Adam Law, BYU; Casey Munoz, Santa Clara; Austin Green, San Diego Bradley Zimmer, San Francisco

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, San Francisco
May 13: Brenden Kalfus, Saint Mary's