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WCC tabs GU pitcher Marco Gonzales

Thu., May 31, 2012

Pitcher Marco Gonzales has the nation’s longest Division I winning streak at 16. (Christopher Anderson)
Pitcher Marco Gonzales has the nation’s longest Division I winning streak at 16. (Christopher Anderson)

Gonzaga sophomore Marco Gonzales was named the West Coast Conference’s Pitcher of the Year after he went 8-2 with a 1.55 earned-run average, the conference announced.

Seniors Royce Bollinger and Alex Stanford, and junior Clayton Eslick also made the All-WCC team for the Bulldogs.

Also: Washington State first baseman Taylor Ard and outfielder Derek Jones were selected to the All-Pac-12 Conference team, the conference announced.

Ard, a redshirt junior, earned the award for a second consecutive season after collecting 12 homers and 50 RBIs.

Jones, a senior, hit nine homers to become the Cougars’ all-time leader with 41.



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