KANSAS CITY, Mo. - After pitching Evangel to a pair of victories as part of the Valor's 5-1 start to the new baseball season, senior right-hander Austin Dill has been named Heart of America Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week, the league office announced on Monday.
Austin Dill | RHP | Sr. | Sikeston, Mo. | Notre Dame Regional HS
- Earned victories in each of his first two starts, beating Kansas Wesleyan and Bethany—both 8-3 EU wins
- Struck out 16 batters over his 12.2 innings, scattering 14 hits while allowing just four earned runs
- Helped Evangel post a 5-1 start to the 2022 season, marking the Valor's best start since opening the 2019 campaign with six wins in its first seven games
Evangel will open a four-game weekend stay in Joplin Friday (Feb. 18) afternoon with a 2:30 p.m., matchup with Viterbo at Joe Becker Stadium.
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