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Pac-12 Baseball Players of The Week - March 7, 2022

Mar 7, 2022

Pac-12 Baseball Player of the Week: Carson Yates, UCLA
(Soph, OF - San Jose, Calif.)

4 GP, .500 AVG, .500 OBP, 1.400 SLG, 7 RBI, 2 HR, 4 R, 5 H

  • Homered twice and collected four extra-base hits in three games at the 2022 Shriner's Children's College Classic in Houston
  • First two HR of his career
  • Hit a grand slam Saturday as part of a blowout 15-3 victory
  • Added two hits, including a triple, Sunday to help UCLA defeat No. 1 Texas
  • First UCLA player to win this award since Kevin Kendall on April 19, 2021.


Pac-12 Baseball Pitcher of the Week: Joseph King, California
(Jr, RHP - Redwood City, Calif.)

1 GP, 0-0, 5.0 IP, 0.00 ERA, 2 H, 7 K

  • Retired 14 batters in a row to hold No. 17 Florida State scoreless over the first 5.0 innings of an eventual 5-3 win in Tallahassee.
  • Seven strikeouts were a career high.
  • Both hits allowed were singles
  • First Cal player to win the award since Jared Horn on May 13, 2019.

Also Nominated

Player of the Week:  TJ Clarkson, UTAH; Tanner O'Tremba, ARIZ; Conor Davis, ASU; Hance Smith, CAL; Drew Cowley, ORE; Justin Boyd, OSU; Adrian Colon-Rosado, USC; Johnny Tincher, WASH; Justin Van De Brake, WSU

Pitcher of the Week: Thatcher Hurd, UCLA; Quinn Mathews, STAN; TJ Nichols, ARIZ; Adam Tulloch, ASU; Isaac Ayon, ORE; Cooper Hjerpe, OSU; Charlie Hurley, USC; Matthew Sox, UTAH; Grant Taylor, WSU

  Player Pitcher
Feb. 21 Tanner O’Tremba (Arizona) Dawson Netz (Arizona)
Feb. 28 Brett Barrera (Stanford) Quinn Mathews (Stanford)
March 7 Carson Yates (UCLA) Joseph King (California)