BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - LSU ace Alex Lange has been named the SEC Pitcher of the Week after a dominant 2016 debut against the Cincinnati Bearcats.
Lange pitched 6.2 shutouts innings, giving up only one hit and striking out nine batters in the Tigers' 4-0 win on Saturday. The sophomore pitcher improved his career record at LSU to 13-0.
SEC Awards for Week 1:
Player of the Week: Jeren Kendall, Vanderbilt
Pitcher of the Week: Alex Lange, LSU
Co-Freshman of the Week: Tristan Pompey, Kentucky
Co-Freshman of the Week: Kevin Smith, Georgia