Jackson and Labozetta named Player and Pitcher of the Week

Kyle Jackson and Brad Labozetta earned Player of the Week and Pitcher of the Week honors.
Kyle Jackson and Brad Labozetta earned Player of the Week and Pitcher of the Week honors.

Polk State's Kyle Jackson and Brad Labozetta are this week's NJCAA Region 8/FCSAA Baseball Player of the Week and Pitcher of the Week. 

Jackson, a sophomore from Atlanta, batted .313 (5-for-16) with four runs scored, three home runs and five RBIs in four games during the voting period. 

After going hitless in his first game of the week vs. South Florida State, Jackson homered in each game of a three-game set with Hillsborough. He had two hits in each of the last two games of the series and was 2-for-5 with two runs scored and three RBIs in game three.  

Labozetta, a sophomore from Lakeland, was 1-0 with a 0.00 ERA in one appearance during the voting period. 

Against South Florida State on April 21, he pitched a complete-game one-hit shutout in the Eagles' 10-0, seven-inning victory. Labozetta held South Florida State hitless through four innings, finishing with two walks and 11 strikeouts.

Apr 22
Baseball 6:00 PM
at South Florida State College
Avon Park, FL
Apr 24
Baseball 6:00 PM
vs. South Florida State College
Winter Haven, FL
Apr 25
Baseball 6:00 PM
vs. Hillsborough Community College
Winter Haven, FL
Apr 26
Baseball 5:00 PM
at South Florida State College
Avon Park, FL
Apr 27
Baseball 1:00 PM
vs. Florida Southwestern State College
Winter Haven, FL
Apr 29
Baseball 6:00 PM
at Florida Southwestern State College
Ft. Myers, FL
May 01
Baseball 6:00 PM
vs. Florida Southwestern State College
Winter Haven, FL
CONF ALL

Polk State College is committed to equal access/equal opportunity in its programs, activities, and employment. For additional information, visit polk.edu/equity<http://www.polk.edu/equity-diversity/>.