Ben Sietsema Named MIAA Pitcher of the Week
Tuesday, March 31, 2009
For the first time in his collegiate career, Calvin College junior Ben Sietsema has been named MIAA Pitcher of the Week. A graduate of nearby Northpointe Christian High School, Sietsema tossed a two-hit shutout in a 6-0 win over Kalamazoo this past Saturday in Calvin’s MIAA opener. In his seven innings of work, Sietsema struck out four and walked one as he faced only 22 batters, one over the minimum.
Sietsema is currently 1-1 on the year with a 4.24 earned run average with eight strikeouts.
Calvin is scheduled to return to action on Thursday when it hosts Hope in a doubleheader slated to start at 2:00 p.m. The twinbill be broadcast via Stretch Internet Stretch Internet Broadcast