PORTLAND, Ore. — Montana State University Billings' Jalen Garcia was named the Great Northwest Athletic Conference baseball player of the week.
The junior center fielder batted .550 and helped the Yellowjackets to a 3-1 series win over Saint Martin's University. Garcia, of Billings, went 11 for 20 in the four-game series against the Saints, with three doubles, a triple and seven RBIs. He also scored five runs and was three for three in stolen base attempts. He did not commit an error in the outfield and threw a runner out at the plate.
The Jackets (13-9, 8-4) play a four-game series at Northwest Nazarene with twin bills on Friday and Saturday in Nampa, Idaho.
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