Nicoll Named ODAC Pitcher of the Week

FOREST, VA-Junior starting pitcher Dan Nicoll (Centreville, VA/Bishop Ireton) was named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Pitcher of the Week for his two performances against Ferrum College and Stevenson University.

Nicoll opened the 2012 campaign 2-0 with a 5-3 opening day win over Ferrum and a 5-1 victory over Stevenson this past Saturday. Against Ferrum, Nicoll pitched six shutout innings while allowing just three hits. He also struck out five batters while walking just one. In his match up against Stevenson, he allowed one run on four hits in five innings.

In his 11 total innings pitched, Nicoll has allowed seven hits, one run and boasts a 0.82 earned run average with eight strikeouts against just two walks.

Nicoll and the Tigers return to action this weekend in the Ty Cobb Classic. The Tigers will face Southern Virginia at 3:00 pm on Friday, February 17; Keystone at 11:00 am on Saturday, February 18; and Stevenson at 3:00 pm on Sunday, February 19.