Tuesday, May 17, 2011
Watkins Garners Honorable Mention Honor
Senior RHP Tyler Watkins was named honorable mention Southland Conference Pitcher of the Week for his performance this past week that saw him earn two wins on Saturday. Watkins pitched two innings in relief of the Lions extra inning 5-4 win over SFA, which was completed on Saturday due to the rain. Then in his scheduled start the Petal, MS native pitched 5.2 innings and struck out four in the Lions 9-4 series clinching victory.