Monday, April 16, 2012
ILB Players of the Week - Week 9
Pitcher of the Week - Fr RHP Andro Cutura
Cutura picks up his 2nd Player of the Week honor in as many weeks. The freshman sensation pitched his first career complete game in Friday night's 10-1 win over #34 Texas State. Cutura gave up one run on five hits, as he fanned three Bobcats. On the year Cutura is 4-1 with a 2.85 ERA and is holding opponents to a .211 clip. Since earning the Friday night starter role four weeks ago he has collected three consecutive wins.
Hitter of the Week - The Entire Lions Line-Up
Coach Riser's hitters have been named the ILB Hitters of the Week for their performance against the top pitching staff in the Southland Conference. SLU racked up 32 hits and 17 earned runs in the three game series sweep over Texas State. The Lions forced the starting pitchers for the Bobcats to throw 286 pitches in only 14 innings pitched. For the weekend the Lions had 32 hits, 24 runs, 18 BB, 3 HBP, and 3 Sacrifices.