Stephen Himic named SAA Pitcher of the Week

Stephen Himic (photo by Alexandra Smith, Piedmont College Athletics)
Stephen Himic (photo by Alexandra Smith, Piedmont College Athletics)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Junior Stephen Himic has been named the Southern Athletic Association Pitcher of the Week, the league office announced today.

Himic, a right-hander from Birmingham, Ala., had an outstanding showing on Saturday against Transylvania, picking up his first win of the year in an 8-0 shutout. He threw eight innings while giving up only two hits and no walks, and struck out 11 Transy batters.