Minden’s Zander Rowell Named Baseball Player of the Week (Feb. 26-March 2)

by Hunter Bower // GeauxPreps.com Owner

Baseball Player of the Week: Zander Rowell, Senior, Pitcher, Minden High School

Stat Line (Feb. 26-March 2): 1 GS • 1-0 • 0.00 ERA • 7.0 IP • 0 R • 0 ER • 0 BB • 4 K

Moments of perfection are rare gems, and last week, Zander Rowell of Minden High School polished one such gem to perfection. As a testament to his excellence on the diamond, Rowell has been honored as the GeauxPreps.com Baseball Player of the Week, a distinction presented by Visit Lake Charles.

Rowell, a senior pitcher for Minden High, etched his name into the annals of baseball glory with a dazzling display of skill and precision. In a seven-inning spectacle that left spectators in awe, Rowell pitched a flawless game, securing a series victory over Lakeside with an immaculate performance.

The standout pitcher showcased his mastery on the mound, surrendering no runs or walks throughout the entirety of the game. With a steely resolve and pinpoint accuracy, Rowell commanded the field, striking out four batters while facing only 21 opponents, completing the impressive feat with a mere 66 pitches.

But Rowell’s contribution to the victory extended beyond his stellar pitching. Demonstrating his prowess as a well-rounded athlete, he also made his mark at the plate, notching a crucial hit that drove in a pivotal run for the Minden Tide. This dual display of talent solidified his pivotal role in securing a commanding 6-0 triumph and clinching the series.