Cuff Named Big 5 Pitcher of the Week

PHILADELPHIA - Junior right-handed pitcher Connor Cuff was selected as Big 5 Pitcher of the Week, for the week ending on March 9.

The University of Pennsylvania ace threw eight innings of five hit, two run (one earned), baseball on Friday, March 7 in a 2-1 loss at Navy. Cuff recorded six strikeouts without issuing a walk.

In two games, Cuff has thrown 14.0 innings, allowing 10 hits of which only one has gone for extra bases. In a no decision and a loss, he has allowed only one earned run and struck out 13 batters.

Cuff was recognized as Pitcher of the Week in the Big 5 once in 2013.