Sports

Mitch Peschon Named NAIA Player of the Week

Wed 4-30-2014



Northwestern junior right fielder Mitch Peschon is the GPAC/Hauff Mid-America Sports Baseball Player-of-the-Week for the second time this season. Peschon, a native of Spirit Lake, Iowa, hit .625 on the week, going 10 for 16 in five wins for the Red Raiders with four doubles, three home runs, and scored nine runs with nine RBIs and two stolen bases. He had a hit in each of the five games and was also walked six times. Peschon is second in the NAIA with 13 home runs this season and is fourth nationally in slugging percentage for #20 Northwestern.