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

North Greenville's Burgess Named Week 7 Baseball Pitcher of the Week

             

HIGH POINT, N.C. – North Greenville University's Tucker Burgess was named the Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Mar. 11-17.

Burgess, a senior from Liberty, S.C., made two appearances and pitched eight innings to post a 1-0 record last week. Burgess pitched a spotless two innings in a 10-2 win over Lander. Burgess then pitched six innings and let up two hits and one walk while notching nine strikeouts in a 6-0 win over Limestone.


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

             

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Erskine College's Alex Calvert was named the Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Mar. 4-10.

A senior from La Plata, Md., Calvert posted a complete game shutout in a 4-0 win over Southern Wesleyan to notch Pitcher of the Week. In the victory, Calvert scattered four hits and issued four walks with seven strikeouts in seven innings of work.


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

             

HIGH POINT, N.C. – North Greenville University's Michael Giacone was named the Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Feb. 25 - Mar. 3.

Giacone, a junior from Huntington Beach, Calif., collected his third straight POTW after throwing five innings in a 24-0 win over Erskine. In the victory, Giacone gave up two hits and tallied 12 strikeouts while issuing no walks.


North Greenville's Giacone Named Week 4 Baseball Pitcher of the Week

             

HIGH POINT, N.C. – North Greenville University's Michael Giacone was named the Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Feb. 18-24.

A junior from Huntington Beach, Calif., Giacone threw five innings of work and picked up a 9-0 win over Barton. In the victory, Giacone gave up no hits and tallied 10 strikeouts while issuing four walks.


North Greenville's Giacone Named Week 3 Baseball Pitcher of the Week

             

HIGH POINT, N.C. – North Greenville University's Michael Giacone was named the Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week for games played Feb. 11-17.

Giacone, a junior from Huntington Beach, Calif., threw six innings of work and picked up a 10-1 win over No. 18 Nova Southeastern. In the victory, Giacone tallied six strikeouts while giving up two hits, one earned run and issuing one walk.


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.