Pitkin Named UAA Softball Pitcher of the Week
St. Louis, Mo., May 6, 2013 – Washington University in St. Louis freshman pitcher Annie Pitkin was named the University Athletic Association (UAA) Softball Pitcher of the Week, as announced Monday by the conference office. The honor for Pitkin was the second of her career.
Pitkin tossed six innings allowing four hits and one earned run in the Bears' 5-1 game-one victory over Millikin University May 1. She held Millikin to just one hit through the first four innings of play, and struck out seven in the win.
Pitkin has a 13-4 overall record with a 3.06 earned run average, and is tied for the team lead and third in the UAA in wins (13). She is also second in the conference in strikeouts (118) and fourth in appearances (24).