Tyler Erwin Named WAC Pitcher Of The Week

Written By: WAC Media Relations

DENVER, CO – NM State’s Tyler Erwin has been named Western Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week for March 7 – March 13.

Erwin, a junior left-hander from Chandler, Ariz. (Hamilton HS), pitched 7.2 innings of scoreless baseball on the week. In a mid-week game, he struck out three over two innings to earn the win over Rio Grande rival New Mexico. He throw 1.1 innings, allowing just one hit with five strikeouts, in Friday’s win over Baylor and he followed that up with four strikeouts and just one walk over 3.0 innings in Sunday’s win over Baylor, earning the save. He has not allowed a run in 10.1 innings and finished with 12 strikeouts on the week.