Myers, Cecil Pick Up OCCAC Player, Pitcher of the Week Awards In Baseball

Myers, Cecil Pick Up OCCAC Player, Pitcher of the Week Awards In Baseball

By Nicholas Huenefeld/OCCAC Sports Information

Ben Myers and Nick Cecil have been named this OCCAC player and pitcher of the week, respectively, in baseball.

Myers, a sophomore centerfielder from Sinclair Community College, hit .550 (11-for-20) with nine runs, three doubles, seven RBI, five walks, and two stolen bases in six games last week. In four OCCAC games against Edison, he went 8-for-12 (.667) with seven runs, two doubles, seven RBI, four walks and two stolen bases.

In a 12-2 win over Edison on April 8, he went 4-for-4 with a run, two doubles and five RBI. He also had three more multi-hit games on the week.

On the season, Myers is hitting .437 with one home run, 31 RBI, 29 runs, and seven stolen bases.

Cecil, a redshirt freshmen left-handed pitcher from Sinclair Community College, went 1-0 with seven strikeouts in his only appearance last week. He allowed one unearned run and one hit in 5.2 innings against Vincennes.

On the season, Cecil is 2-0 with a 4.71 ERA and 31 strikeouts in 21 innings pitched.

Congratulations to both players!