Gallion native Brock named GSC Pitcher of the Week

Published 10:52 am Tuesday, February 18, 2014

West Alabama pitcher Jessica Brock has been named the Gulf South Conference pitcher of the week for her performance in the series win over Delta State.

A junior from Gallion, Brock stepped in the circle just once against Delta State to earn her first Pitcher of the Week award this season; the third of her career.

In her lone performance, she threw a complete-game shutout in the conference series opener, allowing just five hits and striking out three. Just one DSU runner made it to third base and none after the first inning.

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The win gave Brock her first of the year as well as a 2.67 earned run average. She owns 19 strikeouts in 21 innings pitched.

The Tigers (7-6; 2-1) return to action Thursday as they open the home season against Stillman. The double-header is set to start at 2 p.m. at the UWA Softball Complex.