Pac-12 Baseball Weekly Awards – March 11, 2024


PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Jacob Walsh, Jr., 1B/OF, Oregon (Las Vegas, Nev.)      
» 5 GP, .500 AVG, .579 OBP, 1.063 SLG, 10 RBI, 3 HR, 4 R, 8 H, 3 BB, 17 TB

  • Slashed .500/.579/1.063 on the week with 3 home runs and 10 RBI
  • Reached base multiple times in 3 of 4 starts during the week while getting a hit in all 5 games
  • Homered in 3 games, with a pinch-hit homer in Tuesday’s win and a grand slam in Sunday series clinching win that put Oregon on top for good
  • Had multiple RBI in 3 games, with 3 in Wednesday’s win at Grand Canyon and 4 in Sunday’s win at Arizona State
  • 2nd time in his career earning this honor, having previously won in April of last season
  • 1st Duck to win this award since Drew Cowley won in May of last year
  • Snapped a string of 3-straight weeks where Oregon State players had won Pac-12 Player of the Week

ALSO NOMINATED: jarren Advincula, CAL; Ethan Hott, STAN; Joey Kramer, WSU; Jacob Krieg, OSU; Kai Roberts, UTAH; Mason White, ARIZ


PITCHER OF THE WEEK: Matt Scott, So., RHP, Stanford (Redding, Conn.)      
» 1 GS, 1-0, 7.0 IP, 1.29 ERA, 3 H, 1 ER, 9 K,  2 BB, 11.57 K/9, 0.71 WHIP

  • Earned the victory after tossing 7 innings, allowing 1 run on 3 hits and 2 walks while striking out 9 in his Friday start to open Pac-12 play
  • Retired 10 straight batters from the 1st inning through 2 outs in the 4th, including a string of 5 consecutive strikeouts that began with the 1st out of the 2nd inning
  • Navigated the 7 frames on 99 pitches (60 for strikes)
  • The only blemish on Scott’s line came on a solo home run from Aiva Arquette in the bottom of the 6th
  • Now averages 14.91 strikeouts per game and has struck out 9 or more batters in 3 of his 4 starts this year
  • 2nd time in his career earning this honor, having previously won the award in March of last year
  • Back-to-back weeks with Stanford winning Pac-12 Pitcher of the Week, the first time the Cardinal have done that since Alex Williams and Quinn Mathews in April 2022

ALSO NOMINATED: Luke Scott, CAL; Micah Ashman, UTAH; Clark Candiotti, ARIZ; Eric Hammond, USC; Bridger Holmes, OSU; Grant Taylor, WSU

2024 Pac-12 Baseball Weekly Awards

Feb. 19Travis Bazzana, Oregon StateJackson Kent, Arizona
Feb. 26Mason Guerra, Oregon StateJacob Kmatz, Oregon State
March 4Travis Bazzana, Oregon StateChristian Lim, Stanford
March 11Jacob Walsh, OregonMatt Scott, Stanford

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