Zach Diewert named Player of the Week

Zach Diewert earned Player of the Week honors for April 18-24. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Zach Diewert earned Player of the Week honors for April 18-24. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Zach Diewert of Polk State has been named NJCAA Region 8 Baseball Player of the Week.

A freshman outfielder from Chamainus, British Columbia, Diewert batted .467 (7-for-15) with four runs scored, one double, two home runs, seven RBI, and two stolen bases in four games during the voting period (April 18-24).

He led Polk State to a 4-0 record and the Suncoast Conference Championship.
 
Diewert homered as part of a 3-for-5, 5-RBI day vs. South Florida (April 18); went 2-for-3, scored two runs, homered, and drove in two vs. South Florida (April 22); and added another multi-hit game vs. State College of Florida (April23), going 2-for-4.
 

For the season, Diewert has a .331 batting average with seven home runs, 30 RBI, and 20 stolen bases.

 
 
3/31/17 5:00 PM
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St. Petersburg College
at Polk State College
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4/1/17 1:00 PM
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Polk State College
at Hillsborough Community College
NY Yankees Community Field 1 Steinbrenner Drive Tampa, FL 33614 Tampa, Fla.
4/3/17 6:00 PM
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Hillsborough Community College
at Polk State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
4/5/17 3:00 PM
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Polk State College
at Hillsborough Community College
NY Yankees Community Field 1 Steinbrenner Drive Tampa, FL 33614 Tampa, Fla.
4/7/17 5:00 PM
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Polk State College
at Florida Southwestern
Fort Myers, Fla.
4/8/17 1:00 PM
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Florida Southwestern
at Polk State College
Winter Haven, Fla.
4/10/17 6:00 PM
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Polk State College
at Florida Southwestern
Fort Myers, Fla.
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