Illinois Tech's Bledsoe, Marian's Martin Snag Weekly NACC Baseball Honors

Illinois Tech infielder Nick Bledsoe and Marian pitcher Garrett Martin have been named the NACC Baseball Student-Athletes of the Week for week of April 8-14, 2019.
Illinois Tech infielder Nick Bledsoe and Marian pitcher Garrett Martin have been named the NACC Baseball Student-Athletes of the Week for week of April 8-14, 2019.

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (naccsports.org) --- Illinois Institute of Technology infielder Nick Bledsoe (Crete, Ill.) and Marian University pitcher Garrett Martin (Gypsum, Colo.) have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) Baseball Student-Athletes of the Week for week of April 8-14, 2019, as selected by the league's sports information directors.

NACC Pitcher of the Week
Martin, a sophomore, improved to 3-1 this season after a dominant performance against Lakeland April 8. He scattered two hits and five walks in six shutout innings while punching out 11 to get the win in the 10-0 Sabres victory. The double-digit strikeout performance was his second of the season.

NACC Position Player of the Week
Bledsoe, a sophomore, hit .786 (11-of-14) last week with two home runs, three doubles, a triple, and nine RBIs while leading the Scarlet Hawks to a 3-1 mark. He also scored six runs and drew a pair of walks while not striking out to produce an .824 on-base percentage and a 1.571 slugging percentage. Bledsoe's best work of the week came against (RV) Aurora as he went 7-for-9 with two home runs, two doubles, a triple and five RBIs against the Spartans. He was 4-for-4 with two home runs, three RBIs and four runs scored in the first game of the doubleheader alone. In the field, Bledsoe was 14-of-15 on fielding chances.


Past NACC Baseball Student-Athletes of the Week

Date Pitcher Position Player
March 5   James Wright, Benedictine  Frankie Sessa, Dominican                     
March 12   Spencer Michaelis, Wisconsin Lutheran   Jeffrey Mayes, Aurora 
March 19  Kyle Strepek, Concordia Chicago  Jake Arens, Marian
March 26  Chris Roycroft, Aurora  Joseph Kalafut, Edgewood
April 2  Zack Jones, Rockford  Davis Purviance, Aurora
April 9  Nathan Hemmerling, Lakeland  Jose Mercado, Concordia Chicago
April 16  Garrett Martin, Marian  Nick Bledsoe, Illinois Tech
April 23    
April 30    
May 7    
May 14    

 


Last Week's Games

Date Away Home Notes Status Links
Tue., Apr. 09 Carthage 11 Lakeland 2 Final
  Maranatha 0 Illinois Tech 20 Final - 7 innings
  Benedictine 14 North Central (Ill.) 5 Final
  Maranatha 4 Illinois Tech 5 Final
  Carthage 8 Lakeland 0 Final
Wed., Apr. 10 Edgewood 4 Eureka 2 Final
  Edgewood 3 Eureka 6 Final
Thu., Apr. 11 Rose-Hulman 5 Dominican 2 Final
Sat., Apr. 13 Illinois Tech * 7 Aurora 8 Final - 12 innings
  Rockford * 1 Benedictine 2 Final - 10 innings
  Concordia Wisconsin * 1 Concordia Chicago 13 Final - 8 innings
  Lakeland * 7 Wisconsin Lutheran 2 Final
  Dominican * 20 Edgewood 8 Final
  Illinois Tech * 8 Aurora 5 Final
  Concordia Wisconsin * 4 Concordia Chicago 14 Final - 7 innings
  Lakeland * 3 Wisconsin Lutheran 1 Final - 12 innings
  Dominican * 19 Edgewood 4 Final
  Rockford * 2 Benedictine 11 Final
Mon., Apr. 15 MSOE * 5 Marian 6 Final - 10 innings
  Wisconsin Lutheran * 2 Illinois Tech 3 Final
  MSOE * 2 Marian 6 Final
  Wisconsin Lutheran * 14 Illinois Tech 13 Final - 10 innings
* Conference


This Week's Games

Date Away Home Notes Status Links
Tue., Apr. 16 Marian * 10 Dominican 0 Final - 8 innings
  Illinois Tech 21 Maranatha 3 Final - 8 innings
  Edgewood * 0 Concordia Wisconsin 5 Final
  Illinois Tech 18 Maranatha 1 Final - 7 innings
  Marian * 4 Dominican 5 Final
  Edgewood * 1 Concordia Wisconsin 4 Final
Wed., Apr. 17 Lakeland * 2 Concordia Chicago 14 Final - 7 innings
  Lakeland * 2 Concordia Chicago 19 Final - 7 innings
  Rockford 20 Robert Morris-Springfield 9 @ Jacksonville, Ill. Final
  MSOE   Beloit   Cancelled
  Wisconsin Lutheran * 1 Benedictine 7 Final
  Aurora 14 Elmhurst 3 Final - 7 innings
  Rockford 13 Robert Morris-Springfield 4 @ Jacksonville, Ill. Final
Thu., Apr. 18 UW-La Crosse 0 Concordia Chicago 3 @ Lisle, Ill. Final
  UW-La Crosse 10 Concordia Chicago 0 @ Lisle, Ill. Final - 7 innings
Sat., Apr. 20 Illinois Tech * 4 Benedictine 6 Final
  MSOE * 10 Concordia Chicago 11 Final
  Aurora * 5 Marian 2 Final
  Concordia Wisconsin * 2 Lakeland 6 Final
  Dominican * 6 Wisconsin Lutheran 7 Final
  Rockford * 4 Edgewood 3 Final
  Illinois Tech * 6 Benedictine 10 Final
  Concordia Wisconsin * 6 Lakeland 2 Final
  Dominican * 15 Wisconsin Lutheran 5 Final
  Rockford * 4 Edgewood 5 Final
  Aurora * 3 Marian 2 Final
  MSOE * 2 Concordia Chicago 12 Final - 7 innings
Mon., Apr. 22 Benedictine * 17 Aurora 4 Final - 8 innings
  Lakeland * 5 Illinois Tech 11 Final
  Edgewood * 10 MSOE 6 Final
  Marian * 10 Rockford 0 Final
  Concordia Chicago * 26 Dominican 17 Final
  Wisconsin Lutheran * 0 Concordia Wisconsin 1 Final - 10 innings
  Benedictine * 6 Aurora 8 Final
  Lakeland * 10 Illinois Tech 12 Final
  Marian * 10 Rockford 4 Final
  Edgewood * 2 MSOE 4 Final
  Concordia Chicago * 16 Dominican 1 Final - 7 innings
  Wisconsin Lutheran * 11 Concordia Wisconsin 12 Final
* Conference


2019 NACC Baseball Standings

    Conference Overall
GP W-L PCT RS RA GP W-L PCT RS RA L10 STRK
1 Concordia Chicago * 22 21-1 0.955 257 80 52 42-10 0.808 433 211 6-4 Lost 2
2 Aurora # 22 18-4 0.818 163 103 46 35-11 0.761 334 213 7-3 Lost 1
^ Benedictine 22 14-8 0.636 153 85 38 23-15 0.605 230 147 5-5 Lost 3
3 Dominican 22 13-9 0.591 149 142 40 20-20 0.500 235 265 4-6 Lost 2
4 Concordia Wisconsin 22 13-9 0.591 96 116 41 20-21 0.488 181 242 6-4 Lost 1
5 Marian 22 12-10 0.545 130 82 39 24-15 0.615 261 169 6-4 Lost 1
6 Illinois Tech 22 10-12 0.455 147 166 41 18-23 0.439 297 295 4-6 Lost 3
MSOE 22 10-12 0.455 139 132 36 13-23 0.361 212 250 6-4 Won 2
Lakeland 22 7-15 0.318 89 164 37 9-28 0.243 136 303 4-6 Won 1
Wisconsin Lutheran 22 5-17 0.227 98 151 39 14-25 0.359 222 251 3-7 Won 1
Edgewood 22 5-17 0.227 89 194 38 10-28 0.263 162 347 2-8 Lost 6
Rockford 22 4-18 0.182 77 172 36 10-26 0.278 170 264 2-8 Lost 1

*-Conference Champion
#-Tournament Champion & Automatic Qualifier to NCAA Championship
x-Clinched Tournament Berth (or number indicates seed)
^-Not eligible for NACC Tournament (Transition to NCAA Division II)

Glossary
GP: Games Played
W-L: Win-Loss Record
PCT: Winning Percentage
RS: Runs Scored
RA: Runs Allowed
L10: Last 10 games
STRK: Current Streak

Standings are updated with the completion of each game.