Week 12 Baseball Pitcher of the Week: Tucker Burgess (North Greenville)

North Greenville's Burgess Named Week 12 Baseball Pitcher of the Week

              

HIGH POINT, N.C. – North Greenville University's Tucker Burgess was named Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Apr. 17-23.

Burgess, a sophomore from Liberty, S.C., threw seven innings of work in a 10-1 win over Barton last week. He struck out eight batters while omly issuing two walks and giving up five hits.


King's Mirabal Named Week 11 Baseball Pitcher of the Week

             

HIGH POINT, N.C. – King University's Octavio Mirabal was named Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Apr. 10-16.

A junior from Miami, Fla., Mirabal picked up a complete game win over Limestone last week. He would give up two earned runs off of six hits, but would strikeout nine batters in nine innings of work.


Barton's Fennell Named Week 10 Baseball Pitcher of the Week

            

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Barton College's Trent Fennell was named Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Apr. 3-9.

Fennell, a junior from Dunn, N.C., earned a complete game 2-1 win over Erskine to win Pitcher of the Week. He would surrender three hits, two walks and one unearned run to go with his eight strikeouts in seven innings of action.


North Greenville's Burgess Named Week 9 Baseball Pitcher of the Week

           

HIGH POINT, N.C. – North Greenville University's Tucker Burgess was named Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Mar. 27 - Apr. 2.

A sophomore from Liberty, S.C., Burgess went the distance for the Crusaders in a 1-0 victory over Erskine. In nine innings of work, Burgess scattered six hits and issued one walk while striking out nine batters.


Mount Olive's Zimmerman Named Week 8 Baseball Pitcher of the Week

          

HIGH POINT, N.C. – University of Mount Olive's Bruce Zimmerman was named Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Mar. 20-26.

Zimmerman, a senior from Woodstock, MD., went 8.2 innings and gave up five hits and one earned run while striking out 11 batters to propel the Trojans to a 2-1 win over North Greenville.


Barton's Ward Named Week 7 Baseball Pitcher of the Week

         

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Barton College's Dylan Ward was named Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Mar. 13-19.

A sophomore from Laurinburg, N.C., Ward picked up a pair of wins last week for the Bulldogs, tossing 10 innings of work with a 0.00 ERA. He would notch 10 strikeouts and scatter six hits with one unearned run allowed. His best performance was a complete game win over King, which saw him give up six hits with one unearned run but punch out eight batters.


Erskine's Calvert Named Week 6 Baseball Pitcher of the Week

        

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Erskine College's Alex Calvert was named Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Mar. 6-12.

Calvert, a sophomore from La Platta, Md., picked up his fifth win of the season after throwing 6.2 innings of work against Limestone. In the 1-0 win, Calvert would give up three hits and issue two walks, but would punch out 11 batters for his third double-digit strikeout performance of the season.


North Greenville's Cropper Named Week 5 Baseball Pitcher of the Week

       

HIGH POINT, N.C. – North Greenville University's Canaan Cropper was named Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Feb. 27 - Mar. 5.

A junior hailing from Salisbury, Md., Cropper posted a 2.25 ERA and notch 10 K's in eight innings of work to go 2-0 week for NGU. He would go one inning and pick up the win in a 9-8 contest against USC Aiken. Cropper's best performance was a four-hit shutout of Belmont Abbey, as he pitched a complete game with 10 K's and three walks for the 2-0 win.


Southern Wesleyan's Batten Named Week 4 Baseball Pitcher of the Week

      

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Southern Wesleyan University's Mike Batten was named Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Feb. 20-26.

Batten, a sophomore from Riverview, Fla., posted a 1-0 record last week after throwing eight scoreless innings for the Warriors. He would scatter four hits and issue four walks, but struck out 10 to lead Southern Wesleyan to a 5-2 victory over North Greenville.


Mount Olive's Hutchison Named Week 3 Baseball Pitcher of the Week

     

HIGH POINT, N.C. – University of Mount Olive's Austin Hutchison was named Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Feb. 13-19.

A senior from Dandridge, Tenn., Hutchison tossed a gem against Southeast regional power USC Aiken. In a 1-0 win, Hutchison went eight innings and punched out 10 batters while surrendering three hits and three walks.


Erskine's Carpin Named Week 2 Baseball Pitcher of the Week

    

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Erkine College's Michael Carpin was named Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Feb. 6-12.

Carpin, a junior from Mount Pleasant, S.C., continued his dominance on the mound for the Fleet. He threw six innings of work, surrendering two unearned runs on four hits and punching out eight batters in an 11-2 win.


Mount Olive's Zimmerman Named Week 1 Baseball Pitcher of the Week

   

HIGH POINT, N.C. – University of Mount Olive's Bruce Zimmerman named Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Jan. 30 - Feb. 5.

A senior from Woodstock, Md., Zimmerman was on fire in a 3-0 shutout of regionally ranked Lander University. He struck out 12 batters in six innings of work while only allowing two hits and giving up four walks.