Ziel Named Baseball Player of the Week
NEW ULM, Minn. - Martin Luther College baseball player Jake Ziel was named UMAC Pitcher of the Week for his performance last week.
Ziel went 2-0 for the Knights in two starts, striking out 17 in 12.0 innings of work.
The two wins improved Ziel's record to 4-1 on the season, and his conference record to 3-0. He currently ranks second in the conference in strikeouts (38) and third in wins (four).
Ziel and the Knights have a full week ahead of them, with games scheduled Wednesday through Saturday against Crown, Bethany Lutheran and Minnesota-Morris.