Boston, MA- For the second time this season, senior Zach Leblanc (Salem, MA) has been chosen as the A.I.I. Pitcher Of The Week. In his one game pitched this week, Leblanc nearly threw a no-hitter against Pine Manor College, allowing just one hit and striking out four Gators in the complete game shutout. The win was the 7th of the season in 10 mound appearances, tying him for the second highest win total in the NAIA. Leblanc also leads the Falcons in strikeouts (59) and has allowed just 19 earned runs in 57 innings, holding opponents to a .226 batting average.
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