DENVER - Sacramento State senior shortstop Trent Goodrich has been named WAC Hitter of the Week for the final week of the regular season, the conference announced Monday. He earned Sacramento State's first Hitter of the Week honor this season.
In leading the Hornets to a three-game sweep of UT Rio Grande Valley, Goodrich hit 9-of-14 (.643) with a walk, reaching base in 10 of 15 plate appearances. He had multiple hit lines in each of the three games and tallied 6 RBIs and 4 runs scored as the Hornets clinched the No. 3 seed for the WAC Tournament.
Goodrich had his first career 4-hit game on Friday, going 4-for-5 with 4 RBIs and 3 runs in leading the team to a season-high 13 runs in a 13-6 win. He had three hits on Saturday and two in the series opener on Thursday, driving in at least one run in all three games.
Since moving up to the No. 2 spot in the Hornet batting order, Goodrich is hitting .462 with a .543 on-base percentage, 7 RBIs, 9 runs, and 5 doubles over the last 10 games. He finished the regular season hitting .309 with 15 RBIs and 14 runs in WAC games.