PORTLAND, Ore. — Andrew Schleusner and Steen Fredrickson of the Montana State Billings baseball team have been selected the player and pitcher of the week for the Great Northwest Athletic Conference.
Schluesner, a sophomore catcher from Kalispell, hit .462 while driving in seven runs in the Yellowjackets first four games of the season. He caught three games and did not strike out. Schluesner was 4 for 5 with six RBIs in a win over No. 15 Dixie State.
Fredrickson, a junior right-handed pitcher, went seven innings in MSUB's 12-5 win over Cal State San Bernardino. He allowed just one run on four hits. Fredrickson, from Ashland, Ore., also had four strikeouts.
MSUB's 3-1 record is the best start in program history.