13U Player of the Week

Lukas Galdoni

Player Information

Hometown: West Englewwod

State: Illinois

Player Position: P

Comments: Lukas Galdoni went 6-6 with three extra base hits this past weekend (along with a shutout inning on the mound) at the rain-shortened State tournament. He leads the 41-3 Lake County Lightning (#1 ranked Power Ranked team in Illinois; #9 in the country) in numerous offensive categories, including average (.541), homers (12), doubles (11), walks (36), OBP (.664), slugging (1.143), and RBI (64). Lukas also is one of the top pitchers in the area with a 1.31 ERA, opponents only hit 1.62 against Lukas and he has a 75/18 K/BB ratio in 42 innings pitched. This is the fourth year Lukas has been a leader on the team that has won Cooperstown and Omaha and finished second at Cal Ripken Myrtle Beach where he pitched a six-inning perfect game. Their four-year record is 234-20.