High Point, N.C.- Coker College’s Tyler Witzel has been selected as the NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas Baseball Pitcher of the Week during week number two in the 2011 season.
Coker's Tyler Witzel threw a complete game gem in the Cobras 3-1 win over former Conference Carolinas foe Anderson University on Sunday. Witzel dominated the Trojan hitters allowing just four hits and four walks over nine innings of work. To top it off he also struck out nine hitters and did not allow a single earned run. In addition to his stellar pitching, Witzel was an offensive threat in Coker's other two games against Anderson going 3-for-5 with a double, 2 RBI and a run scored. Coker stands at 2-4 overall and 0-0 in the conference.