Beecher Named CGASPORTS.COM Athlete of the Week

Beecher Named CGASPORTS.COM Athlete of the Week

Coast Guard Academy senior pitcher Riley Beecher has been named the CGASPORTS.COM Athlete of the Week.

Beecher picked up a pair of wins including a win over New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) power Wheaton, ranked 10th nationally, the Lyons first conference loss of the season.

He picked up a win over Mitchell on Wednesday as he worked an inning before throwing six solid innings against Wheaton. He scattered eight hits and three earned runs while walking three and striking out three in the 7-3 win.

Beecher is tied for the team lead with four wins as he is now 4-1 on the season while the Bears are now 14-10 overall and 6-5 in NEWMAC play.

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