Shaffer named GLVC Player of the Week

The Great Lakes Valley Conference announced March 24 that outfielder Jake Shaffer is the GLVC Player of the Week.

Shaffer, a junior transfer from Winthrop, went 10-for-15 from the plate in a four-game weekend series against Missouri-S’T, according to the NKU Sports Information Web site.

Shaffer is hitting .361 on the season with a team-leading 10 doubles and 17 runs scored for the Norse.

NKU returns to the ball field March 26, hosting Shawnee State at 4 p.m.