May 8, 2012

Jeramie Marek Named GoIslanders.com Student–Athlete of the Week

CORPUS CHRISTI – Jeramie Marek of Texas A&M - Corpus Christi baseball has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi. Marek earned the award following his performance against Texas – Pan American and McNeese State last week.

Senior Jeramie Marek had a big week leading up to his final home game as an Islander, hitting .538 while driving in three runs and scoring four. On Tuesday against UTPA, Marek went 2-for-4 at the plate with a stolen base to add to his school-record 41 in a career. Friday night against McNeese State, he went 2-for-4 again with a run scored.

On Senior Day, Marek went a perfect 3-for-3 with a sacrifice fly, three RBI and two runs scored to help the Islanders to an 11-2 win and a series victory. He also had 12 putouts and 10 assists while not committing an error in the field.

Marek and the Islanders will take on Lamar in the second-to-last series of the regular season this weekend.

Keep up-to-date with GoIslanders.com each week to see who is named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the week, presented by Pepsi. Also, for the latest information, follow Islanders Athletics on Twitter (@Go_Islanders) and Facebook (Islanders Athletics).

2011-12 GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the week, presented by Pepsi Weekly Winners:

9-7-11: Jessica Korda, Volleyball

9-13-11: Brooke Alverson, Volleyball

9-20-11: Patrick Kimeli, Cross Country

9-27-11: Aurelien Tave, Men's Tennis

10-4-11: Isabella Arcidiacono, Volleyball

10-11-11: Nikki Dunn, Women's Golf

10-18-11: Ryann White, Women's Golf; Micah Nolan, Volleyball

10-25-11: Logen Bourque, Volleyball

11-1-11: Logen Bourque, Volleyball

11-8-11: Patrick Kimeli, Cross Country

11-15-11: Patrick Kimeli, Cross Country

11-23-11: Myeisha Myles, Women's Basketball

11-29-11: Myron Dempsey, Men's Basketball

12-6-11: Alisa Roberts, Women's Basketball

12-20-11: Chris Hawkins-Mast, Men's Basketball

1-2-12: Myeisha Myles, Women's Basketball

1-9-12: Johnathan Jordan, Men's Basketball

1-24-12: Fernando Llorens, Men's Tennis

1-30-12: Terence Jones, Men's Basketball

2-7-12: Verne'qua Taylor, Women's Basketball

2-13-12: Aurelien Tave, Men's Tennis

2-21-12: Adam Hoelscher, Baseball

2-28-12: Shakelia Coleman, Track and Field

3-6-12: Chris Hawkins-Mast, Men's Basketball

3-13-12: Daniel Minor, Baseball

3-20-12: Brandi Huff, Women's Track and Field

3-27-12: Greta Cecchetti, Softball

4-3-12: Mia Matuszak, Women's Tennis

4-10-12: Santiago Ruiz, Baseball

4-17-12: Greta Cecchetti, Softball

4-24-12: Aurelien Tave, Men's Tennis

5-1-12: Jonathan Gonzales, Baseball

5-8-12: Jeramie Marek, Baseball