SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – For the second time in the three weeks, a pair of teammates swept the #SummitBSB weekly honors as Omaha infielder Keil Krumwiede claimed the Player of the Week award and lefthander Spencer Koelewyn earned Pitcher of the Week accolade, league officials announced Monday.
Koelewyn paced the Mavericks, as he tossed a career-high 10 strikeouts in six innings of scoreless work during a 9-5 win against Northern Illinois. The Harrisburg, S.D., native allowed just two hits and improved to 2-0 on the season.
Krumwiede went 5-for-11 against Northern Illinois and Chicago State, driving in a team-high seven runs as the Mavericks finished the weekend with a trio of wins. He also hit two home runs, scored four runs and walked five times. The Glasgow, Mont., native had a 1.182 slugging percentage and a .611 on-base percentage. He also took the mound in the Mavericks' 9-5 win over NIU, recording the final two outs of the contest.
|Baseball Player of the Week|
|Keil Krumwiede, Omaha|
|R-Sr. | Infielder | Glasgow, Mont.|
• Batted .455 (5-for-11) with two homers and seven RBI against Northern Illinois and Chicago State
• Posted a 1.182 slugging percentage and a .611 on base percentage
• Earned the first weekly honor of his career
|Baseball Pitcher of the Week|
|Spencer Koelewyn, Omaha|
|Jr. | LHP | Harrisburg, S.D.|
• Tossed six scoreless innings en route to a career-high 10 strikeouts in a 9-5 win against Northern Illinois
• Allowed just two hits, improving to 2-0 on the season
• Earned the second weekly honor of his career and first of the season
2020 Baseball Weekly Award Winners
Player of the Week: Jack Lang, Purdue Fort Wayne
Pitcher of the Week: Tyler Kissinger, Purdue Fort Wayne
Player of the Week: Jordan Wiley, Oral Roberts
Pitcher of the Week: Max Loven, North Dakota State
Player of the Week: Keil Krumwiede, Omaha
Pitcher of the Week: Spencer Koelewyn, Omaha
Others Nominated for Player of the Week: Peter Brookshaw, North Dakota State; Josh Falk, South Dakota State; Adam Oviedo, Oral Roberts; Trenton Bauer, Western Illinois; Garrett Mohler, Purdue Fort Wayne.
Others Nominated for Pitcher of the Week: Zach Smith, North Dakota State; Adam Mazur, South Dakota State; Jacob Salim, Oral Roberts; William Wentz, Purdue Fort Wayne.
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