Arkansas Diamond Notes Week 7


Brian Walker
Arkansas Scouting Director

Each Week we will be making mention of other great individual performances throughout the week. These mentions are those that didn't make the Player of the week but were deserving of mention for their great performances. We appreciate all the coaches that nominate their players each week for these awards.

+Catholic Senior and San Jac Gator Commit Evan Hiatt went 10-16 with 3 doubles a home run and 8 RBI.

+Harbers Blake Benson 2018 finds himself a regular as he puts together another solid outing going 6 innings allowing 0 runs on 2 hits while striking out 6 to push his record to 5-0 on the season.

+Cowley County Commit 2018 Mac McCroskey hits .313 for the week but impressive power numbers having a double, triple, and a grand slam while scoring 6 runs and driving in 8.

+ Sheridans pitching staff gets recognition this week for the first time we have done a staff award as they threw back to back no hitters last week. Game one featured 2020 razorback commit Tyler Cacciatori and 2018 Central Arkansas commit Tyler Cleveland throwing no hitter and game 2 featured 2018 Chance Wallingsford, Henderson State commit and 2018 Kamryn Alkire combining to allow no hits.

+Booneville’s 2019 Michael Hesson 5-6 with 5 Runs scored and 2 RBI’s. Hesson also threw 5 innings allowing 1 hit and striking out 11 while allowing 0 runs.

+ 2019 Brandon Ulmer went 6-11 with 7 runs scored including 3 doubles and 3 stolen bases. He also pitched 7 innings striking out 14 allowing 0 runs for Booneville this week.

+ LRCA and Arkansas commit 2019 Cason Tollett finds himself here again after going 6-11 with a grand slam and 5 rbi’s.

+Razorback commit 2018 Trey Harris goes 4-8 with 2 doubles 4 walks 5 runs scored and steals 6 bases for LRCA last week.

+2018 Bennett Shoptaw, Tennessee commit, threw 6 innings striking out 6 while only surrendering 1 run.