March 6, 2000
NEW ORLEANS - Tulane senior Jared Berkowitz recorded his first complete game shutout of the season and was named the Conference USA Pitcher of the Week the league office announced Monday.
Berkowitz threw the second shutout of his career on Sunday against Rutgers, striking out a season-high seven batters to help Tulane complete a three-game sweep of the Scarlet Knights. He allowed only one walk and scattered seven hits against Rutgers in tossing the first complete game victory for Tulane this season. For the week Berkowitz recorded nine strikeouts in 10 2/3 innings of work, while batters hit .217 against him.
Tulane travels to McNeese State on Wednesday, March 8 to take on the
Cowboys at 7:00 p.m. The games are scheduled to be broadcast on 88.3 FM
WRBH and the internet on www.broadcast.com.