Male Athlete of the Week: Luke Liptak

Luke Liptak helped WB secure the win against Marion Center in the District 6 Class AA Baseball tournament


Image/Graphics by Alisa Liptak

Luke Liptak prepares to deliver a pitch during the game.

Luke Liptak has been selected as Warrior Watch’s Male Athlete of the Week for the week ending on 5/26/23. Luke secured his ninth victory on the pitching mound after the Warriors won big over Marion Center. Luke Liptak’s recent victory propelled him to the #1 spot for pitching wins in Pennsylvania! His exceptional performance on the mound has been instrumental in the Warriors’ impressive record of 15-4 this season, marking one of the team’s most successful campaigns in recent years. Teammate Brody Rothrock stated, “After losing our two main pitchers from last year, Luke had to step up, and that’s exactly what he did. He is already in the record books for most pitching stats and he has been amazing for us!”

Facts about Luke

Grade: 11th

Siblings: Lexi and Logan

Parents: Jon and Alisa Liptak

Favorite Restaurant: Chipotle

Pre-Game Ritual: Sleep on the bus and listen to music 

Favorite Warm-Up Song: Dior by Pop Smoke

Favorite Baseball Memory: Celebrating Brody’s walk-off against Bellwood-Antis