Defiance sophomore pitcher Cohen Nies (Logansport, Ind. / Lewis-Cass) has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Baseball Pitcher of the Week.
Nies posted a strong week on the mound posting a 2-0 record in eight innings pitched. The sophomore struck out 15 batters and allowed two runs on four hits. Nies finished the week with a 2.25 earned run average.
The Defiance Yellow Jackets (5-2-1, 0-0 HCAC) will be in action against Oberlin and Baldwin Wallace on Saturday before playing Alma on Sunday.
|Week 1||Luke Buehler, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology|
|Week 2||Cohen Nies, Defiance College|