DENVER, CO - Sophomore Parker Hipp has been selected as the Verizon Western Athletic Conference Hitter of the Week for the second time this season by the WAC office for his play during the week of Feb. 28-March 6. He was also selected as WAC Hitter of the Week on February 21.
Hipp continues to stay hot at the plate as he hit .571 (8-of-14) and struck out only once in four-games during the YMBL/Cardinal Classic in Beaumont, Texas. Hipp tallied a double, a grand-slam and nine RBI to go along with three walks and two runs scored.
"Our offense struggled a bit this past week in Beaumont but Parker continued to see the ball well and come up with big hits at the right time," head coach Rock Ward said. "Fans have a chance to see Parker and the rest of the team tomorrow when we play UNM." Continue Reading This Post >>