Tyler Watkins Chad Gough-Fortenberry
ILB has named Tyler Watkins and Chad Gough-Fortenberry as the players of the week for week 2 of the 2010 season.
HITTER OF THE WEEK: Freshman catcher, Chad Gough-Fortenberry:
9 at bats with 5 hits; 2 RBI; 2 runs scored
Chad played in 3 of the 4 games this week and came through with a couple of clutch hits in the MS State weekend series. Congrats freshman catcher, Chad Gough-Fortenberry!
PITCHER OF THE WEEK: Jr RHP, Tyler Watkins:
7.1 innings pitched; allowed only 5 hits and 1 run while recording 4 Ks.
Tyler threw lights out on Friday night to set the tone for the Lions first ever sweep over a SEC opponent (Mississippi State). The lions defeated the bulldogs 4-1 on Friday night. Congrats Tyler!