Noah Van Veldhuizen

Oskaloosa's Noah Van Veldhuizen leads off of first against EBF.

School: Oskaloosa

Sport: Baseball

Grade: Senior

Position: 3B/P

Oskaloosa picked up four wins on the week before losing a close one to Grinnell on Friday. Noah Van Veldhuizen did his thing at the plate as well as one appearance on the rubber for the Indians.

On the week, Van Veldhuizen would hit .389 with a pair of home runs along with eight RBIs, one walk and four stolen bases. He came up with the big hits all week for Osky and nearly brought them all the way back from a late 8-2 deficit to the Tigers.

Van Veldhuizen got one start on the mound last week, going four innings against Pella Christian where he would give up one run on four hits with one walk and six strikeouts.

On the season, Van Veldhuizen is 2-1 with a 1.26 ERA and 27 punchouts in 16 2/3 innings. At the plate, he is batting .400 with a team-high three home runs and 19 RBIs.

Van Veldhuizen and Oskaloosa (11-4, 9-4 LHC) will travel to Carlisle (4-9) on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m.

Colin Peters can be reached at 641-672-2581, by email at or on Twitter @ColinPetersOH.

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