Missouri Valley baseball sweeps HAAC weekly awards
MARSHALL - Missouri Valley College baseball swept the latest Heart of America Athletic Conference weekly awards.
Junior center fielder Jake Stafford and junior pitcher Kevin Key won Player of the Week and Pitcher of the Week, respectively. The performances aided the Vikings (14-8, 7-5 HAAC) in going 5-1 last week, including a four-game sweep of Graceland University.
Stafford hit .478 with two doubles and five RBIs while scoring six runs. This was the first time Stafford won Player of the Week honors.
It was also the first time Key won Pitcher of the Week. Key threw his first career complete game shutout, allowing two hits with eight strikeouts in a 5-0 win over the Graceland Yellowjackets.