Chris Hoopingarner, Franklin College, Baseball (Pitcher)

Franklin College’s Chris Hoopingarner (Indianapolis, Ind./Lawrence Central) helped the Grizzlies sweep Anderson and earn a berth into the HCAC tournament and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Baseball Pitcher of the Week. 

The junior pitched nine complete innings, allowing six hits and zero earned runs with eight strikeouts in FC’s 3-2 win Friday afternoon. 

Franklin (22-18, 14-11 HCAC) finished third in the league standings and will face Anderson in the opening game of the HCAC baseball tourney this weekend at Manchester University.

Week 1
Dylan Padgett, Manchester University
Week 2  Nate Hube, Earlham College
Week 3  Darin Waterman, Defiance College
Week 4  Bryce Murphy, Manchester University
Week 5  Kyle Konarski, Manchester University
Week 6  Alex Schomaeker, Defiance College
Week 7 Karson Nixon, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 8 Hayden Cleveland, Franklin College
Week 9 Nolan Schaefer, Anderson University
Week 10 Chris Hoopingarner, Franklin College