ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT 5
St. Louis, Mo., May 10, 2018 – Junior pitcher John Howard of the Washington University in St. Louis baseball team was selected to the Google Cloud Academic All-District 5 Team, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Howard concluded the 2018 regular season with Division III's fourth best earned run average, 1.01, in route to earning the University Athletic Association (UAA) Pitcher of the Year award and all-UAA First Team accolades. In addition to the UAA leading ERA, Howard was 6-3 with 63 strikeouts while holding opponents to 58 hits and 14 walks in 71.1 innings pitched. The double major in history and marketing sports a 3.38 grade point average.
The Bears finished the regular season with a 21-14 record and will await the NCAA Division III regional selection in the late evening of Sunday, May 13. WashU is currently listed No. 5 in the Central Region. Be sure to stay up to date on all your Bears scores and awards by following @WashUBears on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.