MONDAY, MARCH 25, 2013
Anderson wins ASUN Pitcher of the week honors
Jacksonville, Fla. ---- Following a dominant performance against the USC Upstate Spartans on Friday night, Chris Anderson (Lino Lakes, Minn.) was named Atlantic Sun Conference Pitcher of the week.
Anderson watch: • Fourth Career Pitcher of the Week honor; third this season • Pitched 8.1 innings of shutout baseball vs. USC Upstate for 3-0 win • Fanned 10 Spartan batters while walking only one in the JU victory • Helped Dolphins move into a tie for third place in A-Sun with a 2-1 record • Allowed eight hits in the contest for his fourth win of the year Lowered ERA to 0.96 and increased league-leading strikeout total to 60
“We are excited about the progress that Chris has made as a pitcher,” head coach Terry Alexander said. “He has shown an ability to change speeds and keep opposing hitters guessing, this combined with a plus fastball makes him tough to beat.” “This team has a confidence when Chris is on the hill”.