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.

5/5/17 7:00 PM
Baseball
Polk State College
vs. Palm Beach State College
@ Joker Marchant Stadium
FCSAA State/NJCAA Region Tournament Lakeland, Fla.

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