Guilmet, a sophomore from
In addition to being the unanimous choice for the pitcher of the year, Guilmet was one of just two players to receive all first place votes by the conference coaches for the All-Pac-10 team. Pac-10 Player of the Year/All-Pac-10 first baseman Brett Wallace of
Pac-10 Pitcher of the Year ?-
With a Pac-10-best 11-1 overall record, Guilmet leads the conference in wins (11), ERA (1.58), opponent batting average (.200) and strikeouts (126). He has gone seven or more innings in 13 of 15 starts this season, has tossed five complete games, thrown two CG shutouts and has combined with the bullpen on another two blankings.
One of 10 national semifinalists for the Roger Clemens Award, he has been recognized as the Collegiate Baseball/Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week a school record three times this year, as well as garnering four Pac-10 Pitcher of the Week nods.
With a strikeout-to-walk ratio of 5-to-1, Guilmet has punched out 10 or more hitters in a game five times this season and nine or more in eight contests. In a complete game effort against Stanford in
Out of his 120 innings pitched this season, 105 of them have been scoreless frames and he has allowed multiple runs in an inning just five times in 2007. He has not given up a single run in six starts, has allowed seven or less hits in 12 of 15 outings and has walked two or less 12 times.
First Team All-Pac-10
As UA’s other representative on the All-Pac-10 team, Rhinehart enters UA’s three-game series against
Rhinehart and Guilmet's first career all-conference selections makes them the 12th and 13th first-team All-Pac-10 selection in six seasons under Andy Lopez.
Honorable mention All-Pac-10
3B Brad Glenn (.344, 42 R, 17 2B, 2 3B, 9 HR, 57 RBI), LHP Brad Mills (9-4, 3.92 ERA, 79 K), CF T.J. Steele (.340, 38 R, 12 2B, 4 3B, 7 HR, 46 RBI), RHP Jason Stoffel (4-0, 3 saves, 2.38 ERA, 36 K) and 1B C.J. Ziegler (.347, 52 R, 22 2B, 2 3B, 10 HR, 56 RBI) were all named honorable mention All-Pac-10 selections.
|2007 Pac-10 Awards|
|Pac-10 Player of the Year||Brett Wallace, Arizona State|
|Pac-10 Pitcher of the Year||Preston Guilmet, Arizona|
|Co-Pac-10 Newcomer of the Year||Gabe Cohen, UCLA|
|Grant Green, USC|
|Pac-10 Defensive Player of the Year||Eric Sogard, Arizona State|
|Pac-10 Coach of the Year||Pat Murphy, Arizona State|
|Arizona’s 2007 First Team All-Pac-10 Selections|
|Arizona’s Honorable Mention All-Pac-10 Selections|
|Arizona’s Pac-10 Players/Pitchers of the Year|
|1980||Terry Francona||Pac-10 South Player of the Year|
|1987||Chip Hale||Pac-10 South Player of the Year|
|1989||Scott Erickson||Co-Pac-10 South Player of the Year|
|Alan Zinter||Co-Pac-10 South Player of the Year|
|2005||Trevor Crowe||Co-Pac-10 Player of the Year|
|2007||Preston Guilmet||Pac-10 Pitcher of the Year|
Scott Erickson was named the Pac-10 South Co-Player of the Year with teammate Alan Zinter. The conference coaches started to select seperate players and pitchers of the year when the Pac-10 North and South joined in 1999.