Hernandez Named NJAC Rookie Pitcher of the Week

Pitman, N.J. (3/13/17) – Rookie Justin Hernandez has been tabbed as the New Jersey Athletic Conference Rookie Pitcher of the Week as announced by the conference office.

Hernandez becomes the third Kean rookie pitcher in three weeks to earn the NJAC Rookie Pitcher of the Week honor. He earned the win with 8.1 innings to end the Cougars' west coast trip, allowing just one earned run and striking out three. He did not issue a single walk in his eight-plus innings of work.

Hernandez is currently third on the Kean squad with a 1.74 ERA in 10.1 innings of work this season.