TACOMA, Washington – Puget Sound southpaw Makoa Mau was named the Northwest Conference Student-Athlete of the Week (pitching) following his dominating performance at Linfield, March 10.
Mau led the Loggers to a 7-2 victory against the Wildcats by throwing a complete game and striking out 10 batters. Both the innings pitched and strikeouts career-highs for Mau. He surrendered just two earned runs on six hits and two walks.
Mau lowered his season ERA to 4.05, and he has a 2-1 record through four starts.
The Loggers play a make-up game at Pacific Lutheran Tuesday at 3 p.m. Puget Sound then returns home to host Swarthmore, Wednesday, March 14, for a doubleheader that starts at 12 p.m.