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Klein Named Verizon Western Athletic Conference Hitter of the Week


Brooks Klein was honored as WAC Hitter of the Week for the second time this season.

Brooks Klein was honored as WAC Hitter of the Week for the second time this season.

April 23, 2012

DENVER - Nevada outfielder Brooks Klein has been named the Verizon Western Athletic Conference Baseball Hitter of the Week, for April 16-22.

Klein, a junior from Blue Diamond, Nev. (Western Nevada College), hit .353 (6-for-17) with five runs scored, nine RBI, two doubles, a triple and two home runs starting all four games in right field. His on-base percentage was .333 with a slugging percentage of .941. In Tuesday's game with San Francisco, he was 1-for-5 with the lone hit being a grand slam. After going hitless in game one at Sacramento State, he had multi hits in the final two games. Saturday, Klein was 2-for-3 with two runs scored, two RBI and both hits were doubles. Sunday, he went 3-for-5 with two runs scored and three RBI. His second hit of the day was a two-run homer and the third hit was an RBI triple, helping the Pack to a win in the series finale.



 

 

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