The Sunset League is thrilled to reveal its players of Week 1 of the 2020 season.
Joey Scotvold (Rio Hondo Junior College) is the player of the week. The Shepherd finished 9-for-15. He also scored six runs and tallied two RBI, to go along with four walks. He pitched five innings as well, striking out seven while only allowing one run.
The Pitcher of the Week is Cameron Kundig (Redlands). The Signal Hill Oiler hurler tossed eight innings, earned a win, struck out 10 and only walked one hitter. He allowed just one earned run to finish the week with a 0.88 ERA.
Honorable mention players of the week include Nathan Weatherly (Belhaven) and Joseph Canty (San Diego Christian).
Weatherly has been one of the key cogs in the Shepherd offense. He finished the week 9-23, 2 HR, 10 R and 5 RBI.
Canty has experienced success in the Sunset League before. He was the MVP of the 2019 All-Star Game. His first week of 2020 was stellar, finishing 6-for-12, 2 HR, 7 RBI, and 4 R.