NEW ORLEANS – After leading their respective teams to series victories this weekend, Louisiana’s Spencer Arrighetti and Troy’s Logan Cerny claim Sun Belt weekly honors, presented by GEICO.
Baseball Pitcher of the Week
Spencer Arrighetti, Louisiana
(So., RHP – Katy, Texas)
Louisiana sophomore right-handed pitcher Spencer Arrighetti tossed 7.1 innings of one-run baseball in Friday’s Sun Belt opener against Coastal Carolina. In the process, the Katy, Texas, native struck out a season-high 11 batters and improved his record to 4-1 on the year. Arrighetti’s lone run crossed the plate in the 8thinning—after he exited with runners on first and second—following his 129th pitch of the game. Following Arrighetti’s dominant outing, Louisiana earned a 3-1 series victory over Coastal Carolina this weekend.
Baseball Player of the Week
Logan Cerny, Troy
(So., OF – Lawrenceville, Ga.)
Troy sophomore outfielder Logan Cerny earned his second-straight Player of the Week nod after hitting .467 (7-for-15) and slugging 1.200 on the weekend. The Lawrenceville, Ga., native tallied five extra-base hits, with two doubles and three home runs in the 3-1 week for the Trojans. Cerny moved into third place nationally with 10 home runs on the season, while scoring eight times and posting seven RBIs on the week.
2021 Sun Belt Baseball Pitchers of the Week
Week 1 – Quinton Martinez, App State
Week 2 – Spencer Arrighetti, Louisiana
Week 3 – Mason Patel, Georgia State
Week 4 – Trey Lindsay, ULM
Week 5 – Carlos Tavera, UTA
Week 6 – Spencer Arrighetti, Louisiana
2021 Sun Belt Baseball Players of the Week
Week 1 – Logan Cerny, Troy
Week 2 – Nick Lucky, Coastal Carolina
Week 3 – Kobe Barnum, Little Rock
Week 4 – Mason McWhorter, Georgia Southern
Week 5 – Logan Cerny, Troy
Week 6 – Logan Cerny, Troy