08/02/2022 7:54 AM -
Chicago, Ill. – Aug. 2, 2022 – The Northern League has announced its weekly award winners for the penultimate week of the 2022 regular season.
Cain Headrick (Lewis / Custer Park, Ill.) of the Northwest Indiana Oilmen was named the league’s Player of the Week, while Zach Beerling (Beloit College / Munster, Ind.) of the Lake County Corn Dogs was tabbed the league’s Pitcher of the Week.
Headrick went 9-for-19 (.474) and posted a .789 slugging percentage while recording two doubles and two triples over four games this week. He drove in seven runs and scored four times while also walking once and stealing a base.
Beerling logged seven shutout innings of three-hit ball in a 6-0 win over the Joliet Generals on Wednesday. He walked one and struck out two to earn the victory, improving his season record to 3-0 in three starts.
The league will announce its final weekly awards for the 2022 season on Monday, Aug. 8.
2022 Northern League Players of the Week
2022 Northern League Pitchers of the Week
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