Week Two Baseball Pitcher of the Week: Colby Shimmel (Barton)

Barton's Shimmel Named Week 2 Baseball Pitcher of the Week

             

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Barton College's Colby Shimmel was named the Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Feb. 4-10.

A junior from Windsor, Pa., Shimmel tossed a three-hit complete game shutout to lead the Bulldogs to a win over Nyack last week. In a 3-0 victory, Shimmel issued no walks and struck out seven batters in seven innings of work.


Limestone's MacPherson Named Week 1 Baseball Pitcher of the Week

             

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Limestone College's Payton MacPherson was named the Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Feb. 1-3.

MacPherson, a freshman from Cumming, Ga., threw a gem in his first collegiate start, picking up the 3-0 complete game shutout for the Saints. He struck out six batters in seven innings of work, while only allowing two hits and issuing two walks.