CANYON, Texas – After hitting five home runs and collecting 10 RBI in the Buffs’ opening weekend, senior infielder Brian Schupp has been named Lone Star Conference Hitter of the Week. The Prosper, Texas, native’s offensive power helped the Buffs come out of the three-game series against Sul Ross State with a record of 1-2, including a 13-4 rout of the Lobos in the second game of Saturday’s double header.
Schupp hit 2-for-4 with no walks and no strikeouts in Friday’s 8-6 loss, as both of his hits were solo home runs. In Saturday’s 3-2 loss, Schupp was 1-for-4 with one RBI but he exploded for three home runs in the 13-4 win in the second game, during which he hit 6-for-6 with five runs, seven RBI, no walks and no strikeouts in the victory.
The Buffs are next in action this weekend when they