BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- University of North Alabama senior Mitch Handley has been named Gulf South Conference Pitcher of the Week after a solid performance Saturday at West Alabama.
Handley earns his first career award after leading the Lions to a critical league victory at West Alabama that helped UNA clinch a GSC Tournament berth. The senior from Grain Valley, Mo. tossed eight scoreless innings against the Tigers in the series' opener, scattering five hits. He walked two and struckout four.