March 30, 2010
RUSTON - After earning Western Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week on Monday LA Tech's Trevor Petersen added Louisiana Sports Writers Association Pitcher of the Week to his awards list on Tuesday, for March 23-28.
The Hallsville, Texas native (Hallsville HS) received the first ever win at the Twin's new Target Field as he tossed 6.2 scoreless innings for the Bulldogs to help Tech to a 9-1 win over Minnesota. He also pitched two scoreless innings vs. Grambling earlier in the week for a total of 8.2 scoreless innings on the week.
This is Louisiana Tech's first LSWA award this season and Petersen's first career LSWA pitcher of the week award.
Tech will now get ready to host Texas Wesleyan this weekend for a three-game series beginning Friday April 2 at 6 p.m. CT followed by a double-header Saturday beginning at 1 p.m. CT.
Tech fans are reminded that single game tickets are still available through TicketMaster and the Tech Ticket Office along with a number of premium chair-backs still available which can be hand-picked by fans for $130 online at www.latechsports.com, www.ticketmaster.com or by calling the Tech Ticket Office at 318-257-3631.