Baseball Athletes of the Week: February 25, 2019

baseball athletes of the week

Player of the Week

Davis Mikell (Castleton) - Junior – First Base/Pitcher – Williston, Vt.
Mikell was named Little East Conference Baseball Player of the Week after batting .364 with one home run and three RBI over the Spartans first three games of the 2019 season, highlighted by going 2-for-3 with a two-run homer in the first game of a twin bill at Occidental. He also had a pair of scoreless appearances out of the bullpen, picking up the save after recording the final three outs of Castleton's 3-2 season-opening victory at Whitworth.

Pitcher of the Week

Garrett Moran (Castleton) – Junior – Starting Pitcher – Killingworth, Conn.
Moran was named Little East Conference Baseball Pitcher of the Week after earning the decision in Castleton's season-opening 3-2 triumph at Whitworth Friday. The junior allowed two runs on four hits while fanning six batters over his five innings of work for the Spartans.

Rookie of the Week

Jon Candiales (UMass Dartmouth) - Freshman – Second Baseman - Attleboro, Mass.
Candiales was named Little East Conference Baseball Rookie of the Week after going 2-for-4 with one RBI and a stolen base in his collegiate debut against Mitchell Friday.