DeGracia, Schaefer Named HAAC Player and Pitcher of the Week

Ravens players dominate conference honors

  • Monday, April 28, 2003

Baseball Player of the Week (April 20-26, 2003)


Gabriel De Gracia, Benedictine College

Sophomore, Catcher


Gabriel De Gracia hit at a .545 pace (12-22) this week and helped the Ravens to a 5-1 record. He had ten RBI, two doubles, one triple, a pair of home runs, and drew two walks. De Gracia has a 20-game hitting streak going and has ten multiple-hit games during the streak.


Baseball Pitcher of the Week (April 20-26, 2003)


Carl Schaefer, Benedictine College

Freshman, Sierra Vista, Ariz.


Carl Schaefer registered a 1-1 record during the week and turned in a 0.75 ERA. He lost 1-0 to Culver-Stockton, giving up only four hits and allowing the only run (unearned) in the bottom of the 7th inning. Schaefer defeated Lindenwood 9-1, throwing a three-hitter, and the win locked up the conference title for the Ravens. Schaefer worked 12 innings during the two games. He struck out seven batters and walked three.