MILWAUKEE – Junior Josh Gates of Marian University baseball has been named the NACC position player of the week, as voted on by the sports information directors of the league.
Gates (Santee, Calif.) Gates went 7-for-17 (.412) at the plate with a .706 slugging percentage over four games last week. He went 3-for-6 to open a doubleheader at Rockford Sunday, driving in three runs with three runs scored and a home run. Gates then closed out the twin bill against the Regents by going 2-for-3 with four RBIs and three more runs scored. All told, he hit .555 (5-for-9) with seven RBIs and six runs scored against Rockford.
The full release from the NACC can be found at https://northernac.prestosports.com/sports/bsb/2020-21/releases/20210322zl09ir.
Marian travels to Benedictine for a 1 p.m. doubleheader tomorrow, Wednesday, March 24.