Brooks Grabs SAC Baseball Pitcher Of The Week Honors


ROCK HILL, S.C. ( -- Catawba’s Craig Brooks was named the Astroturf South Atlantic Conference Baseball Pitcher of the Week, while Brandan Sheridan, of Newberry, was tabbed the Astroturf South Atlantic Conference Baseball Player of the Week, for games played March 23-29.  It was announced by the league on Tuesday.

Brooks, a senior from Monroe, N.C., posted a pair of one-hitters in 10 innings of shutout ball.  At No. 26 Winston-Salem State on March 25, Brooks struck out 10 of the 12 hitters he faced as he picked up the win four innings of work.  Four days later at Coker, he fanned a career-best 14 batters in six innings pitched to notch his second win of the week.  Brooks did not allow a walk in 10 innings pitched, to go along with an opponent batting average of just .067.  The award is his second Pitcher of the Week selection this season.

Sheridan, a senior from Jacksonville, Fla., batted .545 with 12 hits, four doubles, nine RBI and a home run to lead the Wolves to a 4-1 record last week.  He posted multiple hits in four of the five games he played in, including a pair of three-hit games and one four-hit contest.  In the double-header vs. Wingate on March 28, Sheridan notched seven hits in nine trips to the plate.  He also added a pair of stolen bases it the five-game span.  The award is his first Player of the Week plaudit this season.

Also nominated for Baseball Player of the Week: John Slade (Brevard), Evan Jurjevic (Carson-Newman), Luke Setzer (Catawba), Tommy Scala (Mars Hill) and Jim Tolle (Tusculum).

Also nominated for Baseball Pitcher of the Week: Zac Joyce (Brevard), Jamie Miller (Carson-Newman), Hunter Boydston (Mars Hill), Jonathan Rosenberger (Newberry) and Placido Torres (Tusculum).

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«October 2019»
October 2

Soccer (W) @ Newberry 2-2

Soccer (M) @ Newberry 0-1

October 4

Swimming @ King Invitational 

Volleyball @ Lincoln Memorial 2-3

October 5

Cross Country @ Paul Short Run (Lehigh Univ.) M-32nd,W-37th

Swimming @ King Invitational W-2nd,M-4th

Football @ Limestone 24-52

Soccer (W) @ Coker 3-0

Volleyball @ Carson-Newman 0-3

Soccer (M) @ Coker 0-4

October 7

Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV. - Day 1 (CC of Salisbury)

Golf (M) @ State Farm Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Woodlake CC)

October 8

Golf (M) @ State Farm Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Woodlake CC) 6th of 12

Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV. - Day 2 (CC of Salisbury) 8th of 16

Volleyball vs. UNC PEMBROKE 1-3

October 9

Soccer (M) vs. LEES-McRAE 4-2

October 11

Cross Country @ Royals Challenge (McAlpine Park) M-12th;W-26th

Volleyball vs. ANDERSON 1-3

October 12

Football @ Carson-Newman 14-59

Soccer (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 1-0

Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 3-1

Soccer (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 1-0

October 14

Golf (W) @ LeeAnn Noble Memorial - Day 1 (Achasta GC)

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Mimosa Hills CC)

October 15

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Mimosa Hills CC) 6th of 16

Golf (W) @ LeeAnn Noble Memorial - Day 2 (Achasta GC) 5th of 15

Volleyball @ Francis Marion 2-3

October 16

Soccer (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 1-2

Soccer (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 4-3

October 17

Tennis (W) @ Mount Olive 3-4

October 18

Volleyball vs. UVA-WISE - Dig Pink Match 7 p.m.

October 19

Swimming @ East Carolina w/Campbell,LR

Football vs. NEWBERRY noon

Volleyball vs. TUSCULUM 5 p.m.

Soccer (W) vs. TUSCULUM 5:30 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. TUSCULUM 8 p.m.

October 21

Golf (W) @ Flagler Fall Slam - Day 1 (Marsh Creek CC)

Golf (M) @ Queens Invitational - Day 1 (Irish Creek CC)

October 22

Golf (W) @ Flagler Fall Slam - Day 2 (Marsh Creek CC)

Golf (M) @ Queens Invitational - Day 2 (Irish Creek CC)

Volleyball @ Queens 7 p.m.

October 23

Tennis (W) v. Newberry 2 p.m.

October 25

Volleyball @ Coker 7 p.m.

October 26

Cross Country @ SAC Championships (Wingate Univ.) 9 a.m.

Football vs. MARS HILL 1:30 p.m.

Volleyball @ Wingate 2 p.m.

Soccer (W) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 5:30 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 8 p.m.

October 30

Soccer (W) @ Limestone 5:30 p.m.


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