Gazitua and Sutton Named Baseball Team's Player's of the Week
Sophomore centerfielder Carlos Gazitua helped lead the Hoyas to their second BIG EAST win, a 6-3 decision over Seton Hall, in an overall 1-4 week. He batted .412 (7-17) and finished with 12 total bases. The sophomore collected two triples and a double at the plate while adding 14 putouts in the field. In the win over Seton Hall Gazitua batted 2-for-4 with two RBIs and a run scored. He tallied seven RBIs during the week bringing his season total to a team-leading 27.
Starting pitcher Eric Sutton earned his second consecutive overall and conference victory this week in the Hoyas 6-3 win over Seton Hall. He nearly recorded his fourth complete game (7 GS) this year tossing 8.2 innings striking out five and walking just one. Sutton allowed three runs on eight hits but also forced the Pirates into three double plays while facing only 33 batters out of a minimum of 26. He is now 4-3 this season posting both of Georgetown’s BIG EAST wins.