Jarvis Christian's Carlos Andrade homered in all three games last week.
WACO, Texas -- Carlos Andrade of Jarvis Christian College (Texas) was selected as the RRAC Baseball Player of the Week for April 10-16, while Teddy Henderson of Texas A&M University-Texarkana earned the RRAC Pitcher of the Week award for the same dates. This is the 12th set of weekly awards for the 2017 baseball season.
Andrade homered in each game last week and drove in 10 runs as the Bulldogs lost 2-of-3 against TAMUT. The senior first baseman accounted for JCC's only run in the opener on a solo shot, and he was 3-for-3 with three RBIs in the second game as the Bulldogs lost, 13-4. Andrade paved the way to a win in the finale with three more hits and six RBIs to outscore TAMUT, 15-5. For the week, the native of Pasadena, Texas, was 8-for-11 with four runs scored and two walks. Andrade is tied for second in the RRAC in home runs (8) and tied for fourth in RBIs (38). The Bulldogs are holding on to fifth place in the RRAC standings at 12-9 with a record of 25-22 on the season.
Henderson scattered five hits over eight innings of work in a 3-1 week for the Eagles. After pitching one scoreless inning in a 7-6 victory over Central Baptist College (Ark.), the senior righthander from West Monroe, La., delivered a complete game four-hitter to win the opener with JCC, 11-1. Henderson struck out six and walked three while only allowing a run on Andrade's solo shot. He is 3-2 on the season with a 3.25 ERA. TAMUT is tied for third in the conference at 14-7 with a 27-18 mark on the season.
Additional player nominees: Orlando Collado (Our Lady of the Lake), Brady Fryou (LSU Alexandria), George Gugino (Texas A&M-Texarkana), Gunner Harrison (Houston-Victoria), Kevin Rosario (LSU Shreveport), Luis Santiago (Wiley).
Additional pitcher nominees: Ross Bludau (Houston-Victoria), Pat Day (LSU Shreveport), Brandon Cogbill (Our Lady of the Lake), Blake Garrett (LSU Alexandria).
RRAC Baseball Weekly Awards for 2017
|RRAC Player of the Week|
|Jan. 30||Derek Maciejeski (Houston-Victoria) |
|Feb. 6||Logan Constantine (LSU Alexandria)|
|Feb. 13||Taylor Faulk (LSU Alexandria)|
|Feb. 20||Brady Fryou (LSU Alexandria)|
|Feb. 27||Kevin Rosario (LSU Shreveport)|
|Mar. 6||Isiah Peters (Southwest)|
|Mar. 13||Cole Beckham (Texas A&M-Texarkana)|
|Mar. 20||Vaughn Shapen (LSU Shreveport)|
|Mar. 27||Ryan Pouwells (LSU Shreveport)|
|Apr. 3||Ziggy Sloan (LSU Alexandria)|
|Apr. 10||Jacob Benolken (Huston-Tillotson)|
|Apr. 17||Carlos Andrade (Jarvis Christian)|
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|RRAC Pitcher of the Week|
|Jan. 30||Joseph Lyall (Jarvis Christian)|
|Feb. 6||Chandler Minze (Texas A&M-Texarkana)|
|Feb. 13||Joseph Panalez (Texas College)|
|Feb. 20||Alex Goodman (Southwest)|
|Feb. 27||Alex Goodman (Southwest)|
|Mar. 6||Joseph Lyall (Jarvis Christian)|
|Mar. 13||Jacob Cobb-Adams (Texas A&M-Texarkana)|
|Mar. 20||Neiko Yribe (Texas A&M-Texarkana)|
|Mar. 27||Jordan Hackett (Our Lady of the Lake)|
|Apr. 3||Alex Goodman (Southwest)|
|Apr. 10||JB Martinez (Our Lady of the Lake)|
|Apr. 17||Teddy Henderson (Texas A&M-Texarkana)|