Baseball: Tanner Nishioka Tabbed SCIAC Athlete Of The Week

Baseball: Tanner Nishioka Tabbed SCIAC Athlete Of The Week

CLAREMONT, CA. – Pomona-Pitzer senior Tanner Nishioka has been tabbed as the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Baseball Athlete of the Week as announced by the league office today.

Nishioka earned SCIAC Athlete of the Week for baseball for the first time this season as the senior started off his 2017 season batting .370, slugging .815 and drove in 12 runners so far this season. He tallied six hits in his last four games including three home runs with a solo shot, a three-run homer and a grand slam. The Sagehens are currently 4-3 overall this season.

Up Next: The Sagehens next continue their homestand as they host non-conference opponent Whitworth on Friday, February 17th at 2:00 p.m.