LSU catcher Kade Scivicque named co-SEC player of the week _lowres

Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- LSU catcher Kade Scivicque (22) celebrates his second home run of the game with volunteer assistant coach Will Davis (52) as Scivicque rounds third base, Saturday, Feb. 21, at LSU's Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field in Baton Rouge, La.


LSU senior catcher Kade Scivicque was named Southeastern Conference Co-Player of the Week, sharing the award with Florida outfielder Buddy Reed.

Scivicque batted .545 (6-for-11) as LSU went 3-1 last week. He had one double, two homers, four RBI, five runs, a 1.182 slugging percentage and a .538 on-base percentage.

In LSU’s three-game sweep last weekend over Boston College, Scivicque hit .667 (4-for-6) with two homers, four RBI and five runs. He was 3-for-4 with two homers, three RBI and three runs in the Tigers’ 16-2 win over BC on Saturday, and the effort marked the first multi-homer game of Scivicque’s career.