PAINESVILLE, OHIO -- Following his outstanding performance in his final start of the season, sophomore Adam Beach (Vermilion, Ohio/Vermilion) was named the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Pitcher of the Week. The announcement was made by the league office on Tuesday (May 10).
Beach pitched arguably the best game of his young career Saturday (May 7) in a 2-1 win over Wayne State University at Classic Park. He held the Warriors to just one run and one hit in the complete game victory. Beach worked his way around five walks by matching his career high with nine strikeouts.
On the season, Beach led the Storm staff in games started, innings pitched, wins and strikeouts for the second straight year. In 11 games, 10 starts, he was 4-4 with a 5.51 ERA and pitched three complete games.