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WMBL Players of the Week – Week 1

06/11/2018 1:36 PM -

Media Release

Alex Hendra-Brown of the Moose Jaw Miller Express was named the WMBL Player of the Week while Weyburn Beavers pitcher Cam Williams was selected as the League’s Pitcher of the Week.

Honourable mentions for Player of the Week went out to Matt Coutney – Edmonton and Bryan Benz – Swift Current

Cody Ebert – Okotoks and Collin Thomas – Brooks earned honourable mention as Pitchers of the Week

Player of the Week (May 31- June 8)
Alex Hendra-Brown - OF
Moose Jaw

Miller Express outfielder Alex Hendra-Brown, a senior from Linfield College, is the WMBL Player of the Week. 

Last week, the Victoria, BC native had 10 hits and eight RBI. He had a home run and two doubles, three walks and a .417 batting average. 

On June 5 vs Regina, Hendra-Brown was three for five, with two runs, a homer and three RBI.

In the May 31 game vs Yorkton, Hendra-Brown went four for five with a run and three RBI

Honourable Mention:
Matt Coutney - Edmonton
Went 9 for 17 with a double, a triple, 6 RBI and a.529 batting average

Bryan Benz - Swift Current
Had 5 doubles, a home run, 5 walks and a.323. batting average

 

Pitcher of the Week (May 31 - June 8)
Cam Williams - Weyburn

Weyburn starter Cam Williams is the WMBL Pitcher of the Week. 

The Coquitlam, BC born Williams had an incredible opening day win against Swift Current. The senior from the University of Calgary, pitched eight innings allowing two runs on seven hits and a walk. He also struck out four of the 32 batters he faced.


Honourable Mention:
Cody Ebert - Okotoks
6 inning start, 10 strikeouts, 2 hits and a 0.00 ERA

Collin Thomas - Brooks
Had a start and relief appearance. In his 8 innings start, Thomas allowed 8 hits and a run while striking out 5. His ERA is .80.