Texas Tech pitcher Patrick Monteverde has signed with the Miami Marlins, who chosen him within the eighth spherical of final week’s Main League Baseball draft.
Monteverde tweeted a photograph of himself sporting a Marlins’ jersey whereas signing paperwork. Jim Callis, a senior author for MLB Pipeline, reported that Monteverde signed for $50,000, under the assigned slot worth of $173,000 for the 239th total choose.
Monteverde went 7-4 with a 3.75 earned-run common this 12 months, main the Pink Raiders in wins, begins (16), innings pitched (86 1/3) and strikeouts (101).
The senior lefthander superior over the course of his profession from taking part in Division III baseball at Virginia Wesleyan to Division II with Seton Hill to Division I at Tech.
PINEHURST, N.C. — Jayce Hargrove shot 2-over 73 and Logan Vargas carded a 7-over 79 in Monday’s first spherical of the U.S. Junior Novice.
Each are former Frenship golfers. Hargrove was a freshman on the Texas Tech staff this previous 12 months, and Vargas is a College of Houston signee.
The U.S. Junior Novice, with 264 gamers age 18 and underneath, is being contested on two programs at The Nation Membership of North Carolina. Vargas performed the par-72 Dogwood Course and Hargrove the par-71 Cardinal Course.
After a second spherical of stroke play on Tuesday, the sector is reduce to 64 gamers for match play that begins Wednesday.
With 11 gamers nonetheless on the course, Hargrove was in a bunch tied for sixtieth. He dropped from tied for twenty fourth after taking a double bogey on the par-4 No. 16.
Lubbock Christian College guard Ashton Duncan is considered one of 107 nominees from NCAA Division II colleges for the NCAA Lady of the Yr Award.
Duncan was a beginning guard on LCU’s 23-0 national-championship staff final season, averaging 11.7 factors per sport. She led the Lone Star Convention ranked fourth in NCAA Division II with 69 3-point targets. She was a senior, however will return subsequent season with the NCAA not charging athletes eligibility for the pandemic-disrupted season.
Duncan is also a two-term president of the LCU student-athlete advisory committee and has earned tutorial all-conference recognition since her freshman 12 months.
The Girls’s Basketball Coaches Affiliation additionally introduced the highest 25 staff honor rolls, and the Woman Chaps’ staff grade-point common of three.783 was the very best in Division II and tied for ninth-best amongst all girls’s basketball groups in any respect ranges of the NCAA.
The American Volleyball Coaches Affiliation acknowledged Lubbock Christian College as a staff tutorial award recipient.
The Woman Chaps reported a staff grade-point common of three.67 through the 2020-21 faculty 12 months. They have been considered one of 161 Division II groups acknowledged with the staff tutorial award, which requires a minimum of a 3.30 GPA.
Texas Tech broad receiver Erik Ezukanma and linebacker Colin Schooler are on watch lists launched Monday, Ezukanma for the Maxwell Award, which is introduced yearly to the faculty soccer’s most excellent participant, and Schooler for the Bednarik Award, which matches to the nation’s prime defensive participant.
Ezukanma caught 46 passes for 748 yards and 6 touchdowns final season. Schooler was credited with 63 tackles, together with 5 tackles for loss and three 1/2 sacks.