Moore and Lilek earn weekly honors

SAN FRANCISCO—The battle for the top of the Conference last week resulted in this week's top players, as UCLA's Ty Moore and ARIZONA STATE's Brett Lilek were named the Pac-12 Player and Pitcher of the Week.

Moore, who earned the weekly honor for the second time this season, hit .389 with six RBIs and a .611 slugging percentage. He began the week with a double, a homer, and four RBIs against Pepperdine. In the series victory over the Sun Devils, he went 5-for-15 with two hits in the Friday win and another three in the Saturday clincher, which went 17 innings. Moore is fourth in the Pac-12 in hitting at .360 and second in RBIs with 46.

ASU avoided the sweep on Sunday, as following the five-hour and 50-minute marathon, Lilek pitched a three-hitter, struck out a season-high seven and walked one in a 2-1 victory. In his longest career outing, the lefthander retired the first 14 batters before a two-out single broke up the no-hitter in the fifth. Lilek is 4-2 with a 3.42 ERA this season.

STANDINGS: UCLA is 18-6 and has a magic number of four with two weekends remaining in the regular season. USC, California and Arizona State are all 15-9 and Oregon State is 14-9-1. The Bruins can be crowned Conference champions with a combination of wins and losses this weekend.

NATIONAL RANKINGS: UCLA (36-12) remains at No. 2 in Baseball America, followed by No. 15 USC (34-16), No. 16 Arizona State (30-17), No. 22 California (31-16) and No. 23 Oregon State (32-14). In Collegiate Baseball, UCLA is No. 4 followed by No. 11 California, No. 12 Arizona State, No. 17 USC and No. 18 Oregon State.

THIS WEEK: On Tuesday, USF is at Stanford, UCLA is at CS Fullerton, BYU is at Utah, Gonzaga is at Oregon and Portland is at Washington State. On Wednesday, Gonzaga is at Oregon and Oregon State is at Portland.

THIS WEEKEND: On Thursday, the series between Washington State at Arizona State, begins. On Friday, it is Oregon at Utah, CS Northridge at Washington, Arizona at UCLA, and Oregon State at Stanford. On Saturday, USC at Cal begins.

NOTABLE UPCOMING DATES: May 25, Memorial Day at 9 a.m. PT on ESPNU, NCAA field announced; May 27, All-Pac-12 team announced; May 29, start of NCAA Regionals; June 5 start of NCAA Super Regionals; June 8, first 75 picks of MLB Draft, 4 p.m. PT on MLB Network, June 9-10, MLB Draft, June 13-23/24, College World Series in Omaha, Neb.

ALSO NOMINATED: Player—Johnny Sewald, ASU, Billy King, OSU, Braden Bishop, WASH, AJ Ramirez, USC, Tommy Edman, STAN; Lucas Erceg, CAL, Pitcher—Bobby Dalbec, ARIZ, Ryan Mason, CAL, Chris Castellanos, STAN, Kyle Davis, USC, James Kaprielian, UCLA, Andrew Moore, OSU, Brook Duke, UTAH, Troy Rallings, WASH

Players of the Week

Feb. 16 - Scott Kingery, ARIZ
Feb. 23 - KJ Harrison, OSU    
March 2   -  Chris Keck, UCLA 
March 9    - Dante Flores, USC 
March 16 - Chris Paul, CAL 
March 23 - Lucas Erceg, CAL
March 30 - Ty Moore, UCLA
April 6 – Braden Bishop, WASH
April 13 - Zach Hoffpauir, STAN
April 20 - Drew Jackson, STAN
April 27 - Darrell Miller, Jr., UCLA

May 4 - AJ Ramirez, USC
May 11 - Ty Moore, UCLA

Pitchers of the Week
Feb. 16 - Ryan Burr, ASU    
Feb. 23 - Conor Harber, ORE
March 2 - Noah Bremer, UW
March 9 - Andrew Moore, OSU
March 16 - Mitch Hart, USC
Mar. 23 - Drew Rasmussen, OSU
March 30 - Jayson Rose, UTAH
April 6 – Joe Pistorese, WSU
April 14 - Joe Pistorese, WSU
April 20 - Andrew Moore, OSU
April 27 - Ryan Mason, CAL

May 4 - Ryan Walker, WSU
May 11 - Brett Lilek, ASU


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