Rhys Hoskins, Baseball

Rhys Hoskins, Baseball

Northwestern Mutual Student-Athlete of the Week, March 24-30

Junior First Baseman Rhys Hoskins is the Northwestern Mutual Student-Athlete of the Week after hitting .563 with three homers and 12 RBIs over four games last week. 

Hoskins, a junior from Sacramento (Jesuit HS), hit .563 (9-for-16) on the week with six runs, 12 RBIs, three doubles, three home runs and four walks to lead the Hornets to a perfect 4-0 record. Hoskins made only seven outs in 20 trips to the plate for a .650 on-base percentage while recording a 1.313 slugging percentage.

Hoskins led the Hornets to a 3-0 series road sweep at New Mexico State as he went 8-for-12 at the plate with 12 RBIs. He had three hits and three RBIs on Friday, had three hits (including two home runs) and six RBIs on Saturday, and had two hits with one home run and three RBIs on Sunday. In six WAC games this season, Hoskins is batting .585 with four home runs and 16 RBIs.

Previous Northwestern Mutual Student-Athletes of the Week (2013-14)
Week 1: Sloan Lovett, Volleyball
Week 2: Alyssa Anderson, Women's Soccer
Week 3: DeAndre Carter, Football
Week 4: Hannah Gendron, Women's Soccer 
Week 5: Darnell Sankey, Football
Week 6: Rachel Mitchell, Women's Cross Country
Week 7: Gabriela Trenton, Women's Soccer
Week 8: Todd Davis, Football
Week 9: Courtney Dietrich, Volleyball
Week 10: Garret Safron, Football
Week 11: Alle Moreno, Women's Basketball
Week 12: Reesey Byers, Cross Country
Week 13: Morgan Stanley, Volleyball
Week 14: Mikh McKinney, Men's Basketball
Week 15: Alle Moreno, Women's Basketball
Week 16: Alex Tiffin, Men's Basketball
Week 17: Takara Burse, Women's Basketball
Week 18: Kailey Hansen, Gymnastics
Week 19: Dylan Garrity, Men's Basketball
Week 20: Julia Konner, Gymnastics
Week 21: Zach Coniglio, Track & Field
Week 22: Mikh McKinney, Men's Basketball
Week 23: Morgan Pope, Track & Field
Week 24: Kailey Hansen, Gymnastics
Week 25: Ty Nichols, Baseball
Week 26: Lisa Persson, Women's Golf
Week 27: Kalliah McCartney, Gymnastics
Week 28: Jennifer Nguyen, Women's Tennis
Week 29: Jesse Williams, Gymnastics