Crichton Named MW Pitcher of the Week

March 5, 2012


FORT WORTH, Texas - TCU baseball sophomore pitcher Stefan Crichton has been named MW Pitcher of the Week for his performance against Oklahoma State. The honor is the third of the season for the Horned Frogs and the first of Crichton's career.

Crichton, a sophomore from Katy, Texas, threw a four-hit shutout on Saturday, March 3 as the No. 22-ranked Horned Frogs beat Oklahoma State, 2-0. Crichton retired the side in six of the eight innings pitched, sitting down the first 10 batters of the game. He struck out four batters and needed just 80 pitches for his first win of the season.

TCU pitcher's Preston Morrison (Feb. 20) and Andrew Mitchell (Feb. 28) have also been tabbed MW Pitcher's of the Week this season.