Petri Captures First MWC Pitcher of the Week Award

Petri Captures First MWC Pitcher of the Week Award

CHICAGO – University of Chicago baseball player Kyle Petri earned the first Midwest Conference Pitcher of the Week of his career on Monday.

Petri hurled four innings of scoreless relief Sunday in UChicago's 4-3 win over Thomas More University. The first-year lefty only allowed two hits while 11 of his 12 outs came via strikeout. In the first two pitching appearances of his collegiate career, Petri has amassed 27 strikeouts in only 11 innings pitched. He is 2-0 with a 0.82 ERA.