March 27, 2012

North Park's Sanchez, Kuligowski named CCIW Baseball Players of the Week

NAPERVILLE, Ill. – North Park’s Tony Sanchez and Steve Kuligowski were
named the College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin (CCIW) Baseball
Players of the Week Tuesday.

Sanchez, a senior catcher from Plainfield, Ill., and Plainfield South
High School (Business major), helped the Vikings go 3-1 last week as
he batted .500 with seven hits in 14 at-bats, five runs, seven RBI and
a .785 slugging percentage. He also had a double and a home run. He
finished 3-for-4 with three RBI during a 14-2 win over Dominican on
March 20, 1-for-2 with two RBI in an 8-3 game one win over Wisconsin
Lutheran on March 24, 2-for-4 with an RBI in an 10-6 game two loss to
Wisconsin Lutheran, and 1-for-4 with an RBI in a 3-1 win against
Wisconsin-Platteville on March 25.

Kuligowski, a senior pitcher from Grayslake, Ill., and Parkland
College (Business major), went 2-0 with a 0.68 ERA for the Vikings
last week. He gave up only one earned run while striking out 12 and
walking only two. He pitched 7.1 innings with six strikeouts in a win
against Wisconsin-Platteville on March 25, and six innings pitched
with six strikeouts in a win against Dominican on March 20.

2012 CCIW Baseball Players of the Week

Hitter of the Week
Tony Sanchez – North Park (3/27/12)
Jeremy Juhl – Augustana (3/20/12)
Drew Golz – Wheaton (3/20/12)
Zach Hofer – Elmhurst (3/13/12)
Trey Martin – Wheaton (3/6/12)

Pitcher of the Week
Steve Kuligowski – North Park (3/27/12)
Evan Rahn – Wheaton (3/20/12)
Jon Rashid – North Central (3/13/12)
Mike Trotta – Augustana (3/6/12)

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