Sam Carpenter, Piedmont, Rookie Pitcher of the Week

Sam Carpenter, Piedmont, Rookie Pitcher of the Week

The freshman from Gainesville, Georgia picked up his first-career complete-game win in a 12-3 victory over USA South foe Huntingdon in his only appearance on the mound for the Lions last week. Carpenter allowed three runs on five hits with one walk and 11 strikeouts. Also Nominated: Joe Logsdon, Maryville; Ross Skipper, Covenant; Michael Smith, N.C. Wesleyan.