East Carolina junior Kevin Brandt was named to the College Baseball Foundation National All-Star Team the organization announced on March 24. For Brandt it is his second career honor and first of the 2011 season.
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The East Carolina University Athletics office has announced that Saturday, March 26 has been designated as Little League Day at Lewis Field inside Clark-LeClair Stadium.
IRVING, Texas - A pair of outstanding pitching performances this week have earned East Carolina junior LHP Kevin Brandt the Conference USA Pitcher-of-the-Week award for the period ending Mar. 20 the league office announced Monday.
The East Carolina baseball team capped off a perfect 5-0 week picking up wins against Elon and Buffalo during midweek action and a three-game non-conference series sweep of Rutgers at Lewis Field inside Clark-LeClair Stadium.
On the week, the ECU pitching staff tossed its fifth shutout of the season, allowed 11 runs (six earned) and lowered its team ERA to a national leading 1.67. Brad Mincey registered two wins on the week, while Kevin Brandt, Seth Simmons and Mike Wright each collected one. ECU will take a break from action during the week and will be back on the diamond this weekend when it welcomes Memphis to town to open Conference USA play on Friday, March 25.
The East Carolina baseball team is coming off a 4-1 week where they picked up wins against Campbell (3-2), High Point (5-4), Monmouth (4-3) and Rutgers (5-0). The Pirates' (11-4) lone loss was against Liberty, 2-0, in the Eighth Annual LeClair Classic Finale.
On the week, the ECU pitching staff registered its fourth shutout of the season, allowed 11 runs (eight earned) and lowered its team ERA to a Conference USA best 1.87. ECU has another tough week ahead playing five games in six days before they enter C-USA action March 25-27 when they play host to Memphis.
The East Carolina baseball team continued its stellar play over the weekend picking up a series win over nationally recognized Pepperdine. The Pirates (7-3) lost a heartbreaker during game one of the doubleheader 5-4 in extra innings, but rebounded with a solid 7-4 win in the night cap. On the weekend, ECU hurlers allowed nine runs (all earned) and enter this week's action with a Conference USA best 2.00 team ERA.
East Carolina Head Baseball Coach Billy Godwin will make a guest appearance on the Jeff Lebo Radio Call-In Show Monday, March 7, at 7 p.m. Coach Godwin, who is filling in for Coach Lebo as the men's basketball team travels to El Paso, Texas for the 2011 Buick Conference USA Championship, will be joined by host Chris Hemeyer live from Logan's Roadhouse in Greenville and will feature in-depth game-by-game analysis from Godwin and a question-and-answer segment for fans.