Pitman, N.J. & Danbury, Conn. (4/18/17) – Sophomore Tyler Hopman was named the New Jersey Athletic Conference and Eastern College Athletic Conference Metro Pitcher of the Week as announced by the conference offices.
Hopman picks up his first and Kean's third NJAC Pitcher of the Week honor after posting one win and two saves in his three appearances on the mound. He tossed a total of 11.1 innings, not yielding an earned run in that time. He picked up a save with an inning of work against Drew. He then tossed a complete game win over Montclair State, allowing just one unearned run and fanning five. He wrapped up the week with another save in a win over William Paterson, tossing 1.1 innings and striking out two without allowing a hit.
He ranks in the top 20 in the NJAC with a 3.61 ERA.