TACOMA, Wash. -- Former Billings Scarlets player Nick Funyak was named a Northwest Conference athlete of the week.
Funyak hit .889 (8 for 9) and had a 1.222 slugging percentage in three victories last weekend against Willamette to help Puget Sound improve its winning streak to nine. Funyak, a sophomore catcher, also had three doubles, six RBIs and scored four runs.
Funyak played his final season with the Scarlets last summer. He helped the team win the Montana/Alberta Class AA American Legion baseball championship in 2011.