Posted: Apr 29, 2019
Baseball Player of the Week
Michael Sepe, So., INF, Swarthmore
Stony Brook, N.Y. | Ward Melville
Sepe slashed .562/.600/.824 in a 3-1 week for Swarthmore that included a crucial sweep of Dickinson to keep their playoff hopes alive. He went 9-for-16 with a home run and two doubles to go along with five RBIs and five runs scored. The second baseman also had a perfect fielding percentage in 14 total chances.
Baseball Pitcher of the Week
Brad Thaxton, Sr., RHP, McDaniel
Stevensville, Md. | DeMatha
Thaxton threw a complete game to close out the season with a win over Gettysburg on Sunday. He matched his career high with nine strikeouts and scattered just four hits, allowing just two unearned runs. He retired 17 of the last 18 Gettysburg batters and walked just one in his first career nine-inning complete game.