Five Yellow Jacket Spring Student-Athletes Earn OAC Weekly Honor
BEREA, Ohio -- Five Baldwin Wallace University spring sport student-athletes, baseball senior pitcher Cory Waite (Willoughby/South), men’s lacrosse sophomore attack Vinny Carson (Cleveland/Benedictine), women’s lacrosse freshman midfielder Sierra Thomas (Medina), women’s golf All-OAC senior player Emilee Woolf (Ravenna) and women’s field All-American sophomore thrower Kim Gallavan (Auburn Township/Kenston) all have been named as Ohio Athletic Conference Players of the Week.
The baseball team is back in action on Tuesday, April 8 when it travels to Wooster for a non-conference game at the College of Wooster at 4 p.m. The Yellow Jackets then travel to University Heights for an OAC doubleheader against cross-town rival John Carroll at 1 p.m.
The men’s lacrosse team is back in action this Saturday, April 12 when it will travel to Wilmington for its first ever OAC game at 1 p.m. The next home game is on Wednesday, April 12 when the team hosts Otterbein in an OAC game on the Tressel Field at 7:30 p.m.
The women’s lacrosse team is back on Saturday, April 12 when it plays its first-ever Ohio Athletic Conference versus Wilmington College on the Tressel Field at 7 p.m.
The women’s golf team is back in action this weekend April 12-13 when it travels to Delaware to compete in the annual Laura Bump Invitational hosted by Ohio Wesleyan University.
Gallavan takes home her second outdoor field weekly award of her career as she won two events at last weekend’s Marv Frye Invitational hosted by Ohio Wesleyan University. She won the shot put with a throw of 43 feet and 11.25 inches as well as the discus with a throw of 134'1".
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