IL Athlete of the Week: (Week of April 1, 2019)


Elliot Abnos, Lincoln Blue Tigers

Lincoln Prep freshman Elliot Abnos is the IL Athlete of the Week for his performances against the Northeast Vikings and the Schlagle Stallions last week. Abnos pitched a perfect game against the Vikings, throwing 4 innings of no-hit ball while striking out 11 of the 12 batters he faced.

Abnos, Lincoln Prep’s leadoff hitter, also batted .500 for the week with 2 walks, a stolen base, 4 runs scored, and 4 runs batted in.

For the season, Abnos has pitched 5 1/3 innings without allowing a baserunner, striking out 14 of the 16 batters faced on only 75 pitches. (Photo by Kevin Bair)