Athlete of the Week
Monday, May 12, 2014
Junior baseball player Zachary Buterbaugh has been named the Penn College Athlete of the Week for the period ending May 11. Buterbaugh was named a USCAA First-Team All-American this past weekend at the USCAA Championship Banquet. This season, Buterbaugh was an offensive and defensive standout hitting .442 and a .542 on-base percentage as a leadoff hitter. He stole 20 bases and hit in 15 runners. On the mound, he racked up four saves with a 1.46 era and a .122 opposing batting average.
Buterbaugh's efforts helped lead the team to 24 wins this season and a post-season appearance in the PSUAC playoffs. He becomes only the fourth Wildcat baseball player to make First-Team, All-American.