UofL BASEBALL | Multiple Cards earn ACC accolades heading into conference tournament

05/23/2016 08:00 PM

The Louisville Baseball team currently has three starting pitchers with 11 wins already this season. One of them is Drew Harrington. The junior lefty helped Louisville win their second straight ACC Atlantic Division title after going 11-1 in 14 starts. The Elizabethtown native ranks third in the conference with a 1.66 ERA and has 71 strikeouts with just 22 walks in 92 innings pitched. In his 10 ACC starts this season, Harrington was 8-0 with a 1.33 ERA and 47 strikeouts in 67.2 innings pitched.

Head coach Dan McDonnell earned his second consecutive ACC Coach of the Year honor. In his 10th season as the Cards’ manager,McDonnell led his team to a 46-10 overall regular season record, a 22-8 record in ACC play and a top-five national ranking. His next challenge as the Louisville head coach is juggling a fully stocked Louisville bullpen in postseason play.

The Following Cards also made the All-ACC First Team:
OF – Corey Ray, Louisville
DH/UT – Brendan McKay, Louisville
SP – Drew Harrington, Louisville
SP – Brendan McKay, Louisville
RP – Zack Burdi, Louisville

Garrett Moore

Garrett joined cn|2 as Sports Producer in July 2015. Garrett is a Kentucky native who has been enveloped by Kentucky sports culture his entire life. He is excited to contribute to the cn|2 team by covering sports in the state he loves. Outside the office, Garrett enjoys golfing, hiking, fishing, and being a sports spectator at every level.


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