Petty Named SAC Pitcher of the Week
Monday, April 16, 2007 | by Junior right-hander earns second POTW honor for the season

ROCK HILL, S.C. – Brandon Petty has been named the South Atlantic Conference’ s Pitcher of the Week on Monday, announced by league officials on Monday.  This marks the second time this season that Petty has won the Pitcher of the Week award.

Petty pitched brilliantly on Friday, tossing a complete-game five-hitter while striking out nine batters in a 5-1 victory over Catawba College.  The junior extended his scoreless inning streak without allowing an earned run to 24.

For the season Petty has a 6-2 record and a team-best 2.53 ERA.  He has struck out 68 batters in 96 innings pitched.

The SAC Player and Pitcher of the Week are voted on by the league’s nine sports information directors.