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Mat Batts CAA Pitcher of the Week...Again

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Mat Batts (Courtesy - UNCW Sports Information) Mat Batts (Courtesy - UNCW Sports Information)

For the second time in as many weeks UNCW's Mat Batts is the CAA Pitcher of the week.

Batts went the distance in a 1-0 win over Old Dominion on Friday becoming the first Seahawk since 2001 to throw back-to-back complete game shutouts.  The Junior held Georgia State in check in his last outing allowing four hits while striking out seven.

In the series opener with Old Dominion Batts struck out a season-high eight batters while walking only two.

Batts is 4-1 with a 2.47 ERA his 43 total strikeouts ranks second in the CAA behind William and Mary's Jason Ingram who has 44.

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