St. LOUIS, Mo. - Creighton freshman Reagan Fowler earned MVC Player of the Week on Monday, March 25 for his play from March 18-24.
Fowler closed his opening MVC series with a .583 average (7-for-12) with three RBI. The freshman first baseman posted a .667 slugging percentage, a .643 on-base percentage and also nabbed a stolen base. Fowler delivered the Jays’ first extra-base hit of their three-game set at Evansville in the fourth inning, plating two Bluejays. Fowler delivered multiple hits in each of the Jays’ three games this week, moving him into a tie for the team lead with eight multi-hit games.
The Jays and Fowler embark on four-games against non-conference foes this week as Creighton travels to Iowa City, Iowa on Wednesday, March 27 for a single-game against the Iowa Hawkeyes at 6:05 p.m. Following the matchup with the Hawkeyes, Creighton faces Nebraska Omaha in a three-game series this weekenk. The Jays will host the Mavericks on Friday, March 29 & 31, while traveling to play UNO at Werner Park on Saturday, March 30.