Heitmann Earns Academic Award
Heitmann is currently 3-1 with a 5.19 ERA, with one save, in 26.0 innings of work. He has struck out 31 batters while only walking four. Heitmann has posted a cumulative 3.975 GPA in Kinesiology.
Heitmann was one of only two pitchers selected for the All-District team. Others named to the team were: Spike Einsiedler, pitcher, Pomona College; Gregor Connors, catcher, Cal Poly-Pomona; Ryan Dearinger, infielder, George Fox; Bryce Gardinier, infielder, Western Oregon; Matt Rager, infielder, Pomona; Luke Smude, infielder, Pomona; Matt Benjamin, outfielder, Willamette; Sam Owre, outfielder, Western Baptist; and, Eric Bell, outfielder, George Fox.
All will now be eligible for the Verizon Academic All-America Baseball College Division Team to be released at a later date.
To be eligible, an athlete must be a varsity starter or key reserve, and maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.20 on a 4.00 scale.
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