Written By: WAC Media Relations
DENVER, CO - NM State’s Noah Haupt and Kyle Bradish have been named Western Athletic Conference Hitter and Pitcher of the Week, respectively, for Feb. 19 – Feb. 25.
Haupt, a freshman designated hitter from Clovis, Calif. (Clovis North HS), was instrumental in the Aggies’ record-setting weekend, totaling 11 runs and 15 RBIs on the week. Haupt was 11-for-15 from the plate with six extra-base hits, posting a .611 batting average to go along with a 1.222 slugging percentage and .625 on-base percentage. His biggest game came in NM State’s 39-0 win over Mississippi Valley State on Friday night, going 6-for-7 with a double, two home runs, six runs scored and 10 RBIs. He finished the week with three doubles, a triple and two home runs.
Bradish, a junior from Goodyear, Ariz. (Millennium HS), put together his second straight gem in as many starts on Friday night against Mississippi Valley State. He struck out 12 batters and walked just two while allowing two hits over 6.0 shutout innings. Earning the win to improve to 2-0 on the season, he has struck out 23 batters in 11.1 innings pitched and has allowed just one run on four hits for a 0.79 ERA.