College wrap IV: Duncan, Graham, Mayo, Patterson, Rupnik, Wiersma

J.D. Osborne (Whittby, Ont.) shared the lead among Canadian college hitters in both hits (eight) and RBIs (nine). 

J.D. Osborne (Whittby, Ont.) shared the lead among Canadian college hitters in both hits (eight) and RBIs (nine). 

Canadians in College baseball report for Feb. 13-19, 2017

By Kevin Wall
Canadian Baseball Network

Our goal is to provide weekly statistical summaries and highlight notable results of the players listed on the Canadian Baseball Network Canadians in College web page. It is an ambitious project that we are building in phases.  We now track 430 players which is 71% of the master list and each week we will be adding more players.  Please stay tuned as our coverage expands.

During this time frame there were 421 games involving 129 teams played where one or both of the teams have Canadian players. 

From the mound, 57 Canadian pitchers made 77 appearances, 19 were starts. As a group, they threw 142 innings, striking out 142, earning 10 wins and 2 saves. At the plate, 161 Canadian batters had 812 at bats with 237 hits producing 158 RBIs.

Notable pitching performances
Jared Libke, Michael Sookdeo, Tanner Zeggil had three appearances.
Ten different pitchers earned a win.
Phil Graham, Danny Weagle had one save.
Zach Mayo and Phil Graham had quality starts.

OF Tyler Duncan shared the lead for the week in both hits (eight) and RBIs (nine)

OF Tyler Duncan shared the lead for the week in both hits (eight) and RBIs (nine)

Notable batting performances
Evan Webb, Trevor Wiersma, Blake Patterson, J.D. Osborne, Tyler Duncan had 8 hits.
J.D. Osborne, Tyler Duncan had nine RBIs each.
Paul Rupnik, J.D. Osborne, Blake Patterson, Trevor Wiersma, Justin Graff-Rowe all had batting averages that jump off the page.

Selected pitching stats
Org  D School Player Ap IP  H  BB SO ER W  SV ERA

NAIA 0 MidAmerica Nazarene Phil Graham 2  7.0 4  5  6  0  1  1  0.0
NAIA 0 Dakota Wesleyan U Nathen Smith 1  5.0 8  1  3  4  1  0  7.2
NAIA 0 Dakota Wesleyan U Steven Somerville 1  6.0 8  3  5  4  0  0  6.0
NAIA 0 Davenport U Krystien Johnson-Batillana 1  3.0 1  1  5  1  0  0  3.0
NAIA 0 U Saint Francis Matthew Vollmer 1  0.0 0  0  0  0  0  0  0.0
NAIA 0 U British Columbia Christian Botnick 1 1.0  0  1  0  0 1  0.00
NAIA 0 U British Columbia Liam Stroud 1 0.1 3 0 2 0 0 0 0.00
NAIA 0 U British Columbia Mateos Kekatos 1 0.0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0.00    
NAIA 0 U British Columbia Patrick van den Brink 1 2.0 0  1  2  0  0 0  0.00

Connor Noble (Vancouver, BC) 

Connor Noble (Vancouver, BC) 

NAIA 0 U British Columbia Connor Noble 1 6.0  5  1  7 0 1 0 0.00
NAIA 0 U British Columbia Mateos Kekatos 1 0.0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0.00    
NAIA 0 U British Columbia Patrick van den Brink 1 2.0 0  1  2  0  0 0  0.00

NAIA 0 U British Columbia Niall Windeler 1 5.0 4 1 6 4 0 0 7.2        
NCAA 1 Alabama A&M U Owen Stubberfield 2  4.0 11 2  1  9  0  0  20.2
NCAA 2 Angelo State U Kenton Schroter 1  5.0 6  2  3  5  1  0  9.0
NCAA 1 Bowling Green State Mat Szabo 1  3.1 9  1  5  7  0  0  18.9
NCAA 2 Central Washington U Tyler Hoefer 1  2.0 1  1  3  0  0  0  0.0
NCAA 2 Colorado School Mines Matt Martin 1  1.2 3  2  0  4  0  0  21.6
NCAA 1 Eastern Michigan Matthew Beaton 2  3.0 3  0  3  0  0  0  0.0
NCAA 1 Grambling State Jonathan Reid 1  1.0 1  2  1  1  0  0  9.0
NCAA 1 Indiana State Tyler Whitbread 1  1.0 0  0  2  0  0  0  0.0
NCAA 2 Newman U Avery Chenier 2  1.1 2  0  1  0  1  0  0.0 

NAIA 0 U British Columbia Niall Windeler 1 5.0 4 1 6 4 0 0 7.2        
NCAA 1 Alabama A&M U Owen Stubberfield 2  4.0 11 2  1  9  0  0  20.2
NCAA 2 Angelo State U Kenton Schroter 1  5.0 6  2  3  5  1  0  9.0
NCAA 1 Bowling Green State Mat Szabo 1  3.1 9  1  5  7  0  0  18.9
NCAA 2 Central Washington U Tyler Hoefer 1  2.0 1  1  3  0  0  0  0.0
NCAA 2 Colorado School Mines Matt Martin 1  1.2 3  2  0  4  0  0  21.6
NCAA 1 Eastern Michigan Matthew Beaton 2  3.0 3  0  3  0  0  0  0.0
NCAA 1 Grambling State Jonathan Reid 1  1.0 1  2  1  1  0  0  9.0
NCAA 1 Indiana State Tyler Whitbread 1  1.0 0  0  2  0  0  0  0.0
NCAA 2 Newman U Avery Chenier 2  1.1 2  0  1  0  1  0  0.0 

Alex MacKinnon (Aurora, Ont.) ... 

Alex MacKinnon (Aurora, Ont.) ... 

NCAA 1 Niagara Alex MacKinnon 2  4.1 1  2  2  2  0  0  4.1
NCAA 1 Niagara James Walker 1  1.2 3  2  2  3  0  0  16.2
NCAA 1 Niagara Jordan Parranto 2  2.0 4  1  1  5  0  0  22.5
NCAA 1 Niagara Matthew Brash 1  1.0 0  2  0  0  0  0  0.0
NCAA 1 Niagara Michael Bucci 1  0.2 1  1  1  0  0  0  0.0
NCAA 1 North Carolina State Mathieu Gauthier 1  2.2 3  1  6  2  0  0  6.7
NCAA 1 North Dakota State Alex Rogers 1  1.1 1  0  0  0  0  0  0.0
NCAA 1 North Dakota State Zach Mayo 1  5.0 1  4  7  1  1  0  1.8
NCAA 1 Northeastern Nate Borges 2  1.2 3  3  1  2  0  0  10.8

Pat Kelley (Regina, Sask.) 

Pat Kelley (Regina, Sask.) 

NCAA 1 Northern Kentucky Pat Kelley 1  5.0 6  1  3  1  0  0  1.8
NCAA 2 Notre Dame College Andrew Raponi 1  2.1 5  0  1  0  0  0  0.0
NCAA 3 Spalding Cole Slamko 1  6.0 8  2  3  3  0  0  4.5
NCAA 1 Stetson Ben Onyshko 1  1.2 6  2  2  7  0  0  37.8
NCAA 1 Stony Brook U Sam Turcotte 1  4.0 2  3  3  1  0  0  2.2
NCAA 2 U Arkansas-Monticello Jared Libke 3  2.2 9  2  4  10 1  0  33.7
NCAA 1 U Arkansas-Pine Bluff C.J. Lewington 1  2.2 1  2  3  3  0  0  10.1
NCAA 1 U Central Florida Jordan Scheftz 2  2.0 0  0  4  0  0  0  0.0
NCAA 2 U Central Missouri Taylor Burns 1  6.0 3  0  5  1  1  0  1.5
NCAA 2 U Indianapolis Connor Mailloux 1  0.0 1  1  1  1  0  0  0.0 

Jake Shaw (Fredricton, NB)

Jake Shaw (Fredricton, NB)

NCAA 2 U Indianapolis Jake Shaw 2  6.0 7  4  6  1  1  0  1.5
NCAA 2 U Nebraska at Kearney Tanner Spencer 1  5.0 12 0  2  8  0  0  14.4
NCAA 1 U Washington Josh Burgmann 1  0.1 0  3  0  0  0  0  0.0
NCAA 1 U Buffalo Brent Cleland 1  0.2 1  1  1  0  0  0  0.0
NCAA 1 U the Incarnate Word Jesse Borden 2  1.0 1  2  0  1  0  0  9.0
NCAA 2 Wayne State College Bobby St. Pierre 1  4.1 6  4  4  5  0  0  10.3
NCAA 2 Wayne State U Chris Horvath 1  4.0 4  3  3  2  0  0  4.5
NJCA 1 Colby CC Chase Dreger 1  3.1 6  6  3  6  0  0  16.2
NJCA 1 Cowley County Matt Krutsch 1  0.0 0  0  0  0  0  0  0.0
NJCA 1 Crowder College Cyprienne Dussenne 2  3.1 4  5  8  3  0  0  8.1
NJCA 1 Dodge City Dalton Harvey 1  1.2 3  0  0  1  1  0  5.4 

Connor Burns (St. Albert, Alta.) 

Connor Burns (St. Albert, Alta.) 

NJCA 1 Garden City Conner Burns 1  4.0 5  2  1  1  0  0  2.2
NJCA 1 Garden City CC Danny Weagle 2  2.0 3  0  1  1  0  1  4.5
NJCA 1 Hutchinson College Taran Oulton 1  6.0 7  2  7  4  1  0  6.0
NJCA 1 Lackawanna College Jayson Wilbur 1  1.0 1  1  2  0  0  0  0.0
NJCA 1 Lamar CC Cole White 1  1.0 1  1  0  1  0  0  9.0
NJCA 1 McCook CC Jacob Sanford 2  0.0 0  3  3  0  0  0  0.0
NJCA 1 McCook CC Jason Hill 1  0.0 0  0  0  0  0  0  0.0
NJCA 1 McCook CC Michael Sookdeo 3  0.0 0  0  5  0  0  0  0.0
NJCA 1 McCook CC Tanner Zeggil 3  0.0 7  2  1  0  0  0  0.0
NJCA 1 New Mexico CC Corey Jackson 1  1.2 0  2  0  0  0  0  0.0
NJCA 1 Pratt CC Quentin Kopjar 2  1.0 1  1  1  0  0  0  0.0
NJCA 1 Seward County CC Jordan Pepper 1  4.1 8  3  2  1  0  0  2.0 

Adam McKillican (Courtneye, BC)

Adam McKillican (Courtneye, BC)

Selected hitting stats
Org  D School Player AB H  BB R  RBI AVG

NAIA 0 U British Columbia Adam McKillican 7  4  0  3  0   .571
NAIA 0 U British Columbia Aidan Goodall 7  2  0  3  0   .286
NAIA 0 U British Columbia Nick Spillman 1  0  0  0  0   .000
NAIA 0 Dakota Wesleyan U Colton Boudreau 7  1  0  0  0   .143
NAIA 0 Dakota Wesleyan U James Williams 2  0  0  0  0   .000
NAIA 0 Indiana Tech Taylor Nychk 2  2  0  0  0   1.00
NAIA 0 William Woods U Dany Paradis-Giroux  20 4  0  2  0   .200
NCAA 2 Bellarmine U Michael Belliveau 4  0  1  0  0   .000
NCAA 1 Binghamton U Luke Tevlin 2  1  0  0  0   .500
NCAA 1 Boston College Mitch Bigras 11 1  0  1  1   .091
NCAA 1 Bowling Green State Jake Wilson 11 0  1  0  1   .000
NCAA 1 Bradley U Jean-Francois Garon 9  1  1  1  2   .111

Nolan Bumstead (Calgary, Alta.) 

Nolan Bumstead (Calgary, Alta.) 

NCAA 1 Cal State-Northridge Nolan Bumstead 5  2  0  1  2   .400
NCAA 2 California U Pennsylvania David Marcus 6  1  2  0  3   .167
NCAA 2 California U Pennsylvania Kristian Webb 7  2  1  1  0   .286
NCAA 2 Central Washington U Dustin Braun 8  6  0  2  5   .750
NCAA 2 Central Washington U Jesse Unger 1  0  0  0  0   .000
NCAA 2 Central Washington U Yi-Fan Pan 1  1  0  2  1   1.00
NCAA 2 Central Washington U Yi-an Pan 1  1  0  2  1   1.00
NCAA 3 Centre College Mason Falbo 7  4  0  4  4   .571
NCAA 2 Colorado Mesa U Tanner Rempel 2  0  0  0  0   .000
NCAA 2 Colorado State U-Pueblo Mitch Doucette 1  0  0  0  0   .000

Evan Webb (Whitby, Ont.) 

Evan Webb (Whitby, Ont.) 

NCAA 2 Concord U Evan Webb 19 8  1  3  5   .421
NCAA 2 Concord U  Trevor Wiersma 16 8  0  7  2   .500
NCAA 2 East Central U Connor Stevenson 16 6  0  5  6   .375
NCAA 2 Florida Institute Tech Daniel Szpik 5  1  0  1  1   .200
NCAA 2 Florida Institute Tech Zac Orchard 3  1  1  1  0   .333
NCAA 2 Fort Hays State U Jake Lanferman 18 6  0  7  5   .333
NCAA 2 Goldey-Beacom Keegan Marsden 9  2  2  4  3   .222
NCAA 1 Indiana State U Dane Tofteland 1  0  0  0  0   .000
NCAA 1 Indiana State U Max Wright 1  0  0  0  0   .000
NCAA 2 King U Ryan Sattz 4  1  0  0  0   .250

Travis Owens (Toronto, Ont.) ... 

Travis Owens (Toronto, Ont.) ... 

NCAA 2 Mars Hill U Travis Owens 6  2  1  2  0   .333
NCAA 2 Mississippi College Austin Warkentin 4  0  1  0  0   .000
NCAA 2 Missouri Southern State Garan Stevens 2  0  0  0  0   .000
NCAA 2 Missouri Western State David Glaude 4  1  0  0  0   .250
NCAA 2 Newman U Daniel Jahnke 4  0  4  1  1   .000
NCAA 2 Newman U Paul Rupnik 11 7  1  4  7   .636
NCAA 1 Niagara U Geoff Seto 5  0  0  0  1   .000
NCAA 1 Niagara U Joel Brophy 3  1  0  1  0   .333
NCAA 1 Niagara U Joseph Tevlin 3  1  1  1  0   .333
NCAA 1 Niagara U Philippe Langlois 6  1  1  0  0   .167

Tanner Kirwer (Sherwood Park, Alta.) ...

Tanner Kirwer (Sherwood Park, Alta.) ...

NCAA 1 Niagara U Tanner Kirwer 9  3  0  1  3   .333
NCAA 2 Northeastern State U Derek Shedden 10 2  1  0  2   .200
NCAA 2 Northeastern State U Zane Takhar 11 1  4  1  1   .091
NCAA 1 Northern Kentucky U Mike Moffatt 14 2  0  1  0   .143
NCAA 2 Northwestern Oklahoma Greg Carrington 12 3  0  2  0   .250
NCAA 2 Northwestern Oklahoma Cooper Stanley 4  0  0  0  0   .000
NCAA 2 Notre Dame College Danny Beaver 14 3  2  3  1   .214
NCAA 1 Oklahoma State U Travis Wacker 7  1  0  1  1   .143
NCAA 3 Penn State Harrisburg Zachary Koroneos 4  0  0  0  0   .000
NCAA 2 Permian Basin Doug Clapperton 10 3  3  3  4   .300

NCAA 2 Permian Basin Jordan Zazulak 11 3  1  2  4   .273
NCAA 2 Permian Basin MItchell Hazlett 5  3  1  1  2   .600
NCAA 2 Point Loma Nazarene Mike Gordner 9  2  1  3  1   .222
NCAA 2 Rogers State U Chris Nakashima 4  0  1  0  0   .000
NCAA 2 Southern Wesleyan U Quinton Bent 6  2  0  2  0   .333
NCAA 3 Spalding U Blake Patterson 15 8  1  1  4   .533
NCAA 1 Stony Brook U Toby Handley 10 1  0  0  3   .100
NCAA 1 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Dawson Yates 10 4  1  5  2   .400
NCAA 2 Texas A&M-Kingsville Joshua Croft 11 5  2  3  5   .455

Louis Boyd (North Vancouver, BC) 

Louis Boyd (North Vancouver, BC) 

NCAA 1 U Arizona Louis Boyd 10 2  1  2  2   .200
NCAA 2 U Arkansas Monticello Blake Gallagher 3  0  0  0  0   .000
NCAA 1 U Arkansas-Little Rock Bryce Dimitroff 15 4  1  1  1   .267
NCAA 2 U Central Missouri Justin Graff-Rowe 11 5  2  4  3   .455
NCAA 1 U Iowa Austin Guzzo 7  0  1  0  0   .000
NCAA 1 U Louisiana at Lafayette Brad Antchak 4  0  0  0  0   .000
NCAA 1 U New Orleans Tristan Clarke 5  2  1  1  0   .400
NCAA 1 U North Florida Chris Thibideau 12 5  1  4  4   .417
NCAA 2 U Tampa J.D. Osborne 13 8  1  6  9   .615
NCAA 2 U West Alabama Marcus Dicenzo 1  0  0  0  0   .000

Alex Thrower (Etobicoke, Ont.) ... 

Alex Thrower (Etobicoke, Ont.) ... 

NCAA 1 U at Buffalo Alex Thrower 11 4  2  3  3   .364
NCAA 3 Whittier College Spencer VanDerStarren 1  1  0  0  0   1.00
NJCA 1 Central Arizona CC Nick Trogerlic-Iverson 2  1  0  1  1   .500
NJCA 1 Cloud County CC Matt Bondarchuk 11 3  0  2  0   .273
NJCA 1 Cloud County CC Tauren Langley 10 3  1  4  4   .300
NJCA 1 Colby CC Adam Cook 5  2  1  1  2   .400
NJCA 1 Colby CC Andy Leader 7  0  0  0  0   .000
NJCA 1 Colby CC Brian Granton 7  4  1  2  0   .571
NJCA 1 Colby CC Cole MacLaren 6  1  0  0  0   .167
NJCA 1 Colby CC Drake Kirkwood 8  3  0  1  1   .375

Garrett Kirkwood (Calgary, Alta.) ... 

Garrett Kirkwood (Calgary, Alta.) ... 

NJCA 1 Colby CC Garrett Kirkwood 7  2  0  1  3   .286
NJCA 1 Colby CC Sam Poliquin 2  1  0  0  0   .500
NJCA 1 Crowder College Jacob Charron 7  1  2  0  0   .143
NJCA 1 Crowder College Kobe Morris 17 5  2  4  7   .294
NJCA 1 Crowder College Kyle MacDonald 21 6  3  7  6   .286
NJCA 1 Crowder College Tyler Duncan 21 8  4  5  9   .381
NJCA 1 Garden City CC Ty Barclay 9  3  2  1  0   .333
NJCA 1 New Mexico CC Cooper Lamb 13 3  1  2  2   .231
NJCA 1 New Mexico CC Ryan Rijo 17 6  0  2  5   .353

Cole Warken (Regina, Sask.) 

Cole Warken (Regina, Sask.) 

NJCA 1 Polk State College Cole Warken 19 7  1  6  5   .368
NJCA 1 Polk State College Zach Diewert 14 2  8  5  2   .143
NJCA 1 Pratt CC Ashton Roy 6  1  2  1  1   .167
NJCA 1 Trinidad State C Antoine Major 2  0  0  0  0   .000
NJCA 1 Trinidad State CC David Gauthier 10 2  2  1  1   .200
NJCA 1 Trinidad State Jr C. Alex Bedard 8  2  2  4  1   .250
NJCA 1 Trinidad State Jr C. Michel Dagenais 10 3  2  2  2   .300
NJCA 1 Utah State U Eastern Chase Decosse 10 3  1  4  0   .300

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