Trevor Bauer Named UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week
March 16, 2010
Sophomore Trevor Bauer (Valencia, CA/Hart HS) of the UCLA baseball team was selected as the UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week for Mar. 8-14.
Bauer improved to 3-0, collecting a career-high 15 strikeouts to lead No. 15 UCLA past Mississippi State, 5-2, in a Whataburger College Classic game at Whataburger Field in Corpus Christi, Texas, on Saturday evening. He was named Whataburger College Classic Tournament MVP for his 15-strikeout effort. Bauer surrendered two runs and three hits in eight-plus innings, as he entered the bottom of the ninth looking to toss a complete game shutout. He improved to 9-0 in his career as a starting pitcher (12-3 overall). The native of Valencia, Calif., has registered 10 or more strikeouts in each of his three starts this season.
This is Bauer's first UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week honor of the season and third of his career.
Also nominated: Jasmine Dixon, W. Basketball; Donna Kerr, Softball; Priscilla Orozco, W. Water Polo; Jack Polales, M. Volleyball; Michael Roll, M. Basketball; Vanessa Zamarripa, Gymnastics.