Conferences pitchers and players of the week are nominated for the regional award by a panel of sports information directors and collegiate basaeball writers.
Short, a senior from Oakley, did not allow a run in two appearances that week, struck out eight batters and held opponents to a .189 batting average in 10 1/3 innings of work. He extended his scoreless streak to 12 2/3 innings.
Against Cal Poly Pomona, he pitched 3 1/3 innings of one-hit ball, striking out two batters in relief. As a starter in game two Saturday at San Francisco State, Short tossed a six-hit, seven-inning complete game shutout featuring six strikeouts.
– Contributed by Cal State Stanislaus Media Relations