Kronick named ECAC Pitcher of the Week

Zach Kronick (c) 2014 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Zach Kronick (c) 2014 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

CENTREVILLE, Mass. – Zach Kronick (Schenectady, N.Y./Guilderland), a sophomore on the McDaniel baseball team, has been named the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III South Co-Pitcher of the Week for the week of Apr. 7-13.

Kronick was named the Centennial Conference (CC) Pitcher of the Week on Monday.

Kronick led the Green Terror (11-14, 5-5 CC) to a 2-2 week, having a hand in both victories. On Friday, Kronick helped McDaniel snap a 26-game skid against Johns Hopkins. Kronick threw the final 2 1/3 innings of a 5-2 win to pick up his second save of the season, allowing just two hits and striking out three.

On Saturday, he got the start in game one of a doubleheader at Haverford, pitching seven innings with five strikeouts.

For the week, he went 9 1/3 innings on the hill with eight strikeouts and a 0.96 ERA

For the season, he is 3-0 with two saves with a 2.08 ERA. He has 23 strikeouts 34 2/3 innings.

McDaniel returns to action at Dickinson on Wednesday. Game time is 3:30 p.m.