Teddy Cahill

Ball State University second baseman Kolbrin Vitek was named Mid-American Conference West Division Player of the Week for the second straight week Tuesday.

The junior hit .389 with three home runs in a four game series at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Vitek also slugged .944 and scored six runs. In the Cardinals' win Friday, Vitek went 3-for-5 and finished a triple short of the cycle.

Vitek has won both Player of the Week award given out this year. The preseason All-American also won the award once last year and has also been MAC West Pitcher of the Week twice in his career.