The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference has announced that Luther College junior Jake Halverson (Rochester, Minn./John Marshall) has been named the league's Male Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, April 29.
Halverson helped lead Luther to a record of 3-2 last week while batting .583 with 5 RBI that included 6 doubles. The junior short stop was also credited with 10 putouts, 10 assists and 2 errors for the week.
Halverson currently leads the Norse with a batting average of .402. In 32 games that includes 30 starts, he is 47-of-117 and has driven in 20 runs. His 15 doubles is second best on the squad. He leads the team in assists with 71 and has a fielding percentage of .944.