April 10, 2000
NEW ORLEANS, La. - Senior LHP Jared Berkowitz picked up his sixth consecutive win on Saturday and received Conference USA Pitcher of the Week Honors the league announced Monday.
Berkowitz earns his third Conference USA Pitcher of the week award this season after picking up his eighth win of the season against Saint Louis on Saturday. While tying the school record for career starts at 53, Berkowitz threw his third complete game of the 2000 season, striking out six and walking none.
Berkowitz is the third player in Conference USA history to receive pitcher of the week honors three times in one season. He joins former Tulane standout Jason Navarro (1997) and Houston?s Shane Nance (1998) as three time honorees.
One the season, Berkowitz (8-1) has a league leading eight wins with a 3.44 ERA. Through 65 1/3 innings of work he has struck out 53 and walked 25.
The No. 24 Green Wave (23-12-1) hosts cross-town rival UNO at Zephyr
Field on Tuesday evening. First pitch is 6:30 p.m.