Brennan, Hamann Garner A-Sun Baseball Weekly Awards

Monday, April 23, 2012

MACON, Ga. – Stetson's Mitchel Brennan and Belmont's Matt Hamann earned their second Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball weekly honors of the season, announced Monday by the league office. Brennan led the Hatters to a three-game sweep of Lipscomb, while Hamann posted his third complete game of the season.

PLAYER OF THE WEEK:
Mitchel Brennan, Stetson
(OF – Jr. – Orlando, Fla. – Finance)

  • Second Career A-Sun Player of the Week award; second this season
  • Led Hatters to first A-Sun sweep of the season
  • Batted .500 with two doubles and five RBI
  • Posted a .667 slugging and .563 on-base percentages
  • Moved Hatters into fourth place in the A-Sun with three-game sweep
OTHER NOMINEES:
  • Brody Greer (SS, USC Upstate) - Helped Spartans stretch win streak to seven games with sweep of Jacksonville
  • Matt Beaty (IF, Belmont) - Led Bruins with seven runs batted in with a .375 average at the plate
  • Adam Brett Walker II (1B/OF, Jacksonville) - Batted .588 with five RBI and five extra-base hits
PITCHER OF THE WEEK:
Matt Hamann, Belmont
(SP – Sr. – Northbrook, Ill. – Sport Administration)
  • Fourth Career A-Sun Pitcher of the Week; second this season
  • Recorded third complete game of the season in 11-1 win vs. Kennesaw State
  • Allowed only one run, while tying season-best six strikeouts
  • Walked no batters in the contest, while surrending eight hits
OTHER NOMINEES:
  • David Roseboom (P, USC Upstate) - Struck out a career-best eight batters in no-decision effort vs. Jacksonville
  • Alex McRae (RHP, Jacksonville) - Struck out six in 7.1 innings with no earned runs allowed
  • Kurt Schluter (SP, Stetson) - Posted complete game effort vs. Lipscomb with only two runs allowed
  • Hunter Brothers (RP, Lipscomb) - Fanned 11 batters in two appearances; allowed only one hit

2012 Atlantic Sun Baseball Player and Pitcher of the Week
Date Player of the Week (School)
Pitcher of the Week (School)
Feb. 20 Mitchel Brennan (Stetson) Scott Moses (Belmont)
Feb. 27 Nick Backlund (Mercer) Brandon Lee (USC Upstate)
Mar. 5 Zac Mitchell (Belmont) Tyler Moore (North Florida)
Mar. 12 Tyler Marincov (North Florida) Brandon Barker (Mercer)
Mar. 19 Ronnie Freeman (Kennesaw State) Ricky Knapp (FGCU)
Mar. 26 Zak Messer (Lipscomb) Ricky Knapp (FGCU)
Apr. 2 Andy Chriscaden (Kennesaw State) David Roseboom (USC Upstate)
Apr. 9 T.J. Gavlik (North Florida) Matt Hamann (Belmont)
Apr. 16 Sean Dwyer (FGCU) Kyle Westwood (North Florida)
Apr. 23 Mitchel Brennan (Stetson) Matt Hamann (Belmont)

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