Tuesday, April 9, 2019
EASTERN GATEWAY PITCHER NOAH LASTER IS OCCAC “PITCHER OF THE WEEK” – GATORS TO MEET LORAIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE WEDNESDAY AT 2 P.M. AT AUSTINTOWN FITCH HIGH SCHOOL’S RICH COPPOLA FIELD
YOUNGSTOWN – Eastern Gateway Gators pitcher Noah Laster has been named the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference “Pitcher of the Week” for games played April 1-7, it was announced today by the league office (http://www.occac.org/POTW_4-8-19).
Laster, a freshman who starred scholastically for the Jackson-Milton Blue Jays, earned his second weekly honor this season after posting a 2-0 mark for the week as the Gators moved to 11-10 overall and 6-6 in league play.
He pitched 13 innings in a pair of starts, opening the week with a 7-inning, 3-1 complete game victory over Edison State. He fanned 10 batters and allowed just two hits with issuing a walk.
He also posted a win over Owens Community College and for the week, struck out 16 batters, issued just two walks and allowed five runs.
Dominick Bucko of Cuyahoga Community College was the OCCAC “Player of the Week.”
EGCC hosts Lorain Community College Wednesday in a single, nine-inning game beginning at 2 p.m.
All Gators home games are played at Austintown Fitch High School’s Rich Coppola Field.