Baseball: Frazer Earns Conference Honor - WVU Football, WVU Basketball, News - Mountaineer Sports

Baseball: Frazer Earns Conference Honor

Updated:
MORGANTOWN -

West Virginia University baseball sophomore left fielder Matt Frazer was named the BIG EAST Player of the Week for his performance against Villanova last week.

An Alum Creek, W.Va., native, Frazer finished the weekend batting 5-for-11 (.455) with two runs, one double, two home runs and five RBIs. Most importantly, Frazer hit the game-winning home run on the first pitch in the bottom of the 10th inning to defeat Villanova, 6-5, on Saturday.

On the season Frazer is batting .319 with 17 runs, 14 doubles, four home runs and 17 RBIs. Frazer leads the team in batting average, doubles and home runs.

The Mountaineers return to action on Wednesday, April 11, in a non-conference game at Maryland. First pitch is set for 6 p.m. 

  • More SportsMore>>

  • WATCH: Mazey, Mountaineers React to NCAA Selection

    WATCH: Mazey, Mountaineers React to NCAA Selection

    Randy Mazey speaks with the WVU baseball team at the Big 12 tournament. (PHOTO: Geoff Coyle)Randy Mazey speaks with the WVU baseball team at the Big 12 tournament. (PHOTO: Geoff Coyle)
    See what Randy Mazey, Jimmy Galusky and BJ Myers had to say moments after learning WVU's draw in the Winston-Salem Regional. 
    See what Randy Mazey, Jimmy Galusky and BJ Myers had to say moments after learning WVU's draw in the Winston-Salem Regional. 
  • WVU Gets First NCAA Bid Since 1996

    WVU Gets First NCAA Bid Since 1996

    Brandon White and the Mountaineers make the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1996. (PHOTO: Geoff Coyle)Brandon White and the Mountaineers make the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1996. (PHOTO: Geoff Coyle)

    Mountaineers baseball earns spot in the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1996. 

    Mountaineers baseball earns spot in the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1996. 

  • WATCH: Mountaineers Edged in Extras in Big 12 Semifinal

    WATCH: Mountaineers Edged in Extras in Big 12 Semifinal

    Saturday, May 27 2017 4:15 PM EDT2017-05-27 20:15:25 GMT
    No. 4-seed WVU falls to No. 8-seed Oklahoma St. in extras in the Big 12 semifinal. (PHOTO: Anjelica Trinone)No. 4-seed WVU falls to No. 8-seed Oklahoma St. in extras in the Big 12 semifinal. (PHOTO: Anjelica Trinone)

    Hear what head coach Randy Mazey, Shane Ennis, and Jimmy Galusky had to say after the one-run loss in extras in the Big 12 Semifinal.

    Hear what head coach Randy Mazey, Shane Ennis, and Jimmy Galusky had to say after the one-run loss in extras in the Big 12 Semifinal.

  • FootballFootballMore>>

  • Crest Back on the WVU Football Roster

    Crest Back on the WVU Football Roster

    Monday, May 15 2017 4:18 PM EDT2017-05-15 20:18:10 GMT
    William Crest Jr. has opted to stay with the Mountaineer Football program. (PHOTO: Anjelica Trinone)William Crest Jr. has opted to stay with the Mountaineer Football program. (PHOTO: Anjelica Trinone)

    A familiar face has returned to the West Virginia University football roster, William Crest Jr.

    A familiar face has returned to the West Virginia University football roster, William Crest Jr.

  • Rasul Douglas Overcomes Adversity on Land in NFL

    Rasul Douglas Overcomes Adversity on Land in NFL

    The Philadelphia Eagles picked Rasul Douglas with the No. 99 selection of the 2017 NFL Draft.The Philadelphia Eagles picked Rasul Douglas with the No. 99 selection of the 2017 NFL Draft.

    The former WVU cornerback fought through hunger and other struggles to land with Philadelphia in the NFL Draft's third round. 

    The former WVU cornerback fought through hunger and other struggles to land with Philadelphia in the NFL Draft's third round. 

  • Mountaineers Ink Free Agent Deals

    Mountaineers Ink Free Agent Deals

    Sunday, April 30 2017 2:22 PM EDT2017-04-30 18:22:07 GMT
    WVU running back Rushel Shell celebrates the first touchdown of the 2016 Mountaineer football season. (PHOTO: Emily Coyle)WVU running back Rushel Shell celebrates the first touchdown of the 2016 Mountaineer football season. (PHOTO: Emily Coyle)

    Two Mountaineers came off the board in the 2017 NFL Draft and a handful of others inked free agent deals.

    Two Mountaineers came off the board in the 2017 NFL Draft and a handful of others inked free agent deals.