Wells College baseball pitcher Zach Kemp earned North Eastern Athletic Conference Baseball Pitcher of the Week recognition for the week ending March 11.
Kemp entered the second game of a doubleheader on Sunday, March 11 and worked four effective innings to earn the victory. After giving up two runs as part of a four-run Cabrini rally in the sixth inning, Kemp retired the Cavaliers in order in the seventh, eighth, and ninth innings. The final two innings helped Wells preserve a one-run lead as the Express claimed a 5-4 win. Kemp is 1-0 on the season. He had three strikeouts with one walk over four innings.
Kemp was a second-team all-conference selection as a freshman in 2017. This is his second career NEAC weekly award. He was Pitcher of the Week for the week of April 3, 2017.
Kemp is a sophomore business major from Ithaca, N.Y.
The Express stands at 3-1 on the year and plays five games in a row this week at Myrtle Beach, S.C. beginning with Tuesday and Wednesday games against Clarks Summit.