NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk State senior left handed pitcher Devin Hemmerich was chosen as the MEAC Pitcher of the Week, the conference announced on Monday.
Hemmerich pitched 7.1 innings of no-hit baseball on Sunday in an 8-0 win over Towson, eventually finishing with a one-hit shutout. He allowed just an eighth-inning single, and only one batter advanced past second base. Hemmerich struck out seven and walked four to improve to 2-2 on the season.
Hemmerich leads the MEAC with 28 strikeouts in 29 innings pitched this season and sports a 3.10 ERA through four starts. Sunday’s win was the eighth complete game and second shutout of his career. This is the fourth MEAC Pitcher of the Week award in his career.
Originally published at nsuspartans.com