UC Irvine seniors Drew Hillman and Brian Hernandez have been recognized this week by CollegeBaseballInsider.com and the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Assn., respectively.
Hillman was voted a West Regional Player of the Week after going 10 for 16 (.625) in four games last week. He drove in six runs, scored seven and stole three bases and his efforts included a six-for-six game Sunday at Pacific.
He hit a three-run home run Friday at Pacific and was laster named Big West Conference Player of the Week.
Including a walk-off, two-run home run in the 12th inning Tuesday at home against San Diego, Hillman was betting .349 with 45 hits and 30 RBIs through Wednesday.