Christian Howell Named CCAC Pitcher of the Week

Pitching a shut-out victory in the opening game of the conference schedule, Christian Howell earned CCAC Baseball Pitcher of the Week honors for March 10-16. In the nine inning game at Robert Morris University (Chicago, Illinois), the senior threw the first eight innings of the 4-0 win.  Howell allowed only three hits and two walks, while striking out eight of the 29 total batters he faced.  The win was one of the 3-0 record for the week and improves the team to a 9-8 overall record.

For the season Howell has thrown 26.2 innings in six appearances.  He has a total of 26 strike-outs and ranks in the top ten in strike-outs per game in the conference. He posts a 2-0 record and has one save.

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