Gross, Olig Tabbed For Weekly Honors

Nick Gross (l), Matthew Olig (r)
Nick Gross (l), Matthew Olig (r)

Milwaukee School of Engineering's Nick Gross and Concordia University Wisconsin's Matthew Olig have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Position Player and Pitching Baseball Student-Athletes of the Week for events of April 10-16, as selected by the league's sports information directors.

Gross (Brookfield, Wis.) batted .588 with 12 RBIs and seven runs scored in four Raider wins last week. The sophomore went 6-for-11 with eight RBIs in a sweep at Edgewood College Saturday and hit a home run in each end of the doubleheader.

Making his second career start, Olig (Plymouth, Wis.) picked up a win over the No. 3 ranked team in the country, UW-Whitewater. The freshman went seven innings and allowed just five hits and two earned runs. He struck out three and walked none in his first career win.


Other position player nominations: Adam Lipscomb, Aurora; Tanner Kiser, Benedictine; Isaac Tewes, Concordia Wisconsin; Frankie Sessa, Dominican; Tim Nunn, Edgewood; Drew Richard, Lakeland; Nick Bastien, Marian; Curtis Engelbrecht, Wisconsin Lutheran;

Other pitching nominations: Jacob Stockman, Aurora; Ryan Miller, Benedictine; Tyler Brown, Dominican; Mason Maziarka, Edgewood; Jordan Bock, Marian; Michael Boehmer, MSOE.