AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – The Ohio Athletic Conference announced its weekly awards on Monday. Senior Brendon Borkey was named as the OAC Pitcher of the Week for his performance last week.
Senior Brendon Borkey (Kirtland Hills, Ohio / Lake Catholic) made two appearances last week for the Crusaders. Borkey pitched a complete game shutout against Wilmington in game 2 of the doubleheader. He struck out six batters while walking just one batter. He scattered four hits on the day. This was his second complete game of his career, and he also tied a career-high with six strike outs. On the week, Borkey also recorded a 0.90 earned run average.
Borkey is currently ranked seventh in the OAC with 28 strike outs. He has posted 37 innings which ranks him fifth in the conference and his ERA of 2.68 ranks him 10th.
At the conclusion of the week, the Crusaders improved to 11-9 overall. Cap will look to improve on a 2-2 OAC record on Saturday when it travels to rival Otterbein University, with the first pitch scheduled for 1 p.m.