Morrison Wins First ODAC Pitcher of the Week Award

Justin Morrison (Scott Ingram photo)
Justin Morrison (Scott Ingram photo)

GREENSBORO, N.C.- Guilford College junior Justin Morrison earned the Old Dominion Athletic Conference's (ODAC) Pitcher of the Week award Monday.

Morrison, a 6-2, 195-pound right-hander, threw six shutout innings in Guilford College's 11-0 rout of NCAA Division II Bluefield State College on February 5th. He carried a no-hitter into the sixth inning, before surrendering a bloop hit.  He fanned a career-high seven batters in his first start of 2014, earning the win. Morrison also added a save to his stats when he threw one and a third innings in a 10-9 victory over Berry College on February 8th.

Morrison leads the ODAC in innings pitched in the early season with 10.1, and carries a 3.48 ERA. He is 1-0 with one save.

Coach Nick Black's '02 Quakers (3-3, 0-0 ODAC) host Greensboro College Friday (2/14) at McBane Field.