Cal State’s Silvas named player of the week

Cal State San Bernardino outfielder David Silvas is this week’s Wilson/California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Baseball Player of the Week for his showing in games April 4-10.

Silvas, a junior from Moreno Valley, led the Coyotes’ offense during a four-game series split at nationally-ranked Chico State. He hit .400 (6-for-15) with three runs scored, three doubles and three RBI, while recording a .600 slugging and .471 on-base percentage.

On the season he his batting .33 with 11 doubles, two home runs, 18 RBI and 19 runs scored.

Cal State San Bernardino will host local rival Cal Poly Pomona in the opener of a four-game series at 3 p.m. on Thursday at Fiscalini Field.