March 31, 2014
DENVER – Utah Valley University right-hander Ryan Evans and Sacramento State first baseman Rhys Hoskins and have been named the Western Athletic Conference Baseball Pitcher and Hitter of the Week, respectively, for March 24-30.
Evans, a senior from American Fork, Utah (American Fork HS), allowed just two singles in 7.2 innings of work against Bakersfield. He retired the first 13 hitters of the game before a one-out single in the fifth. Evans retired the side in order six times and faced just three batters over the minimum during his appearance. He struck out three and did not allow a single run in the 4-1 victory.
Hoskins, a junior from Sacramento, Calif. (Jesuit HS), hit .563 (9-for-16) on the week while leading the Hornets to a sweep of New Mexico State.