Oklahoma’s Renae Martinez along with TCU’s Jared Janczak and Nick Lodolo have been selected for the seventh set of Big 12 baseball weekly awards. Martinez helped the Sooners secure a series win over Texas Tech while Janczak and Lodolo swept Kansas State on the road last week.
This is the second career and season award for Janczak while Martinez and Lodolo record their first career honor.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Renae Martinez, Oklahoma, Sr., C, San Pedro, Calif.
- Hit .364 (4-for-11) in a series win over No. 2 Texas Tech, totaling a team-high six RBI and slugged .818.
- Went 1-for-3 with a season-high three RBI on a bases-clearing double in the Friday night opener, a 6-2 victory.
- Homered on Saturday and went 2-for-4.
- On Sunday, Martinez had a two-run, two-out double in the bottom of the first. During the series, he threw out three of five potential base stealers.
PITCHER OF THE WEEK
Jared Janczak, TCU, So., RHP, Temple, Texas
- Tossed a career-high nine innings in a no-decision at Kansas State in game one, a 5-0 win.
- Allowed just three base runners in his entire outing and never faced more than four batters in a single inning.
Notched seven strikeouts while allowing two hits and walking one. He faced just 30 batters in the nine innings he pitched.
NEWCOMER OF THE WEEK
Nick Lodolo, TCU, Fr., LHP, LaVerne, Calif.
- Tossed a career-high seven-shutout innings in game two against Kansas State, allowing two hits and struck out four.
- Allowed just four base runners in his time on the mound, one reaching on an error and another on a strike out wild pitch.
- Caught one of the four base runners stealing to end the second inning.
BIG 12 BASEBALL WEEKLY AWARDS
|Feb. 21||Hunter Hargrove, TTU, Sr., 1B||Jake Irvin, OU, So., RHP||Josh Jung, TTU, Fr., 3B|
|Feb. 27||Garrett Benge, OSU, Jr., 3B||Steven Gingery, TTU, So., LHP||Travis Wacker, OSU, Jr., C|
|March 6||Luken Baker, TCU, So., 1B/DH||Parker Rigler, KSU, Sr., LHP*^||Tucker Cascadden, BU, Jr., IF|
|March 13||Tanner Gardner, TTU, Jr., OF||Carson Teel, OSU, So., LHP*||Brylie Ware, OU, So., DH|
|March 20||Garrett Benge, OSU, Jr., 3B*||Jared Janczak, TCU, So., RHP*||Jonathan Heasley, OSU, Fr., RHP|
|March 27||Austen Wade, TCU, Jr., OF||Nolan Kingham, UT, So., RHP||Grant Little, TTU, Fr., OF|
|April 3||Renae Martinez, OU, Sr., C||Jared Janczak, TCU, So., RHP||Nick Lodolo, TCU, Fr., LHP|