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Kriston Earns USA South Pitcher of the Week Honor

Kriston Earns USA South Pitcher of the Week Honor

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FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -- Following a dominating performance last Friday, Covenant baseball senior Garrett Kriston has been named the USA South Pitcher of the Week for the period ending March 27, announced the conference on Monday afternoon.

It is the fourth weekly pitching award that Kriston has earned in his career.

The senior from Trinity, Fla., tossed a two-hit, complete-game shutout with 11 strikeouts in Covenant's 1-0 victory over William Peace on Friday. Kriston was perfect through the first four innings and threw 111 pitches, 77 for strikes, in his fourth complete-game of the year.

On the year, Kriston is 6-2 with a 4.31 ERA in 56.1 innings pitched. His 67 strikeouts leads the USA South. Kriston is two strikeouts away from tying the program's career record and he is 10 away from the single-season mark.

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