Special to The Sun
OKLA. CITY —
OCU Sweeps take SAC Baseball Honors
Oklahoma City teammates Kyle Lacy and Chris Pike are Sooner Athletic Conference Baseball Player and Pitcher of the Week for March 10-16.
Lacy, a sophomore from Edmond, batted .727 with a double, triple and home run and a1.273 slugging percentage in OCU’s 3-2 week. He had six RBI and scored nine runs.
Pike, a senior from Southampton, N.Y., followed up his perfect game from last week with a no-hitter Friday in an 18-0 victory against Southwestern Christian at Dolese Park. Pike struck out 17 with one walk in seven innings Friday. Pike completed his latest gem using 85 pitches. Pike improved to 4-1 on the year. Pike started the game off by retiring Southwestern Christian in order in the first by two groundouts and a strikeout. Aaron Ibarra of Southwestern Christian drew a walk in the bottom of the second to snap Pike's streak of retiring 29 batters in a row dating back to his outing at USAO on Feb. 28 in Chickasha, Okla. Pike fanned 13 Eagles in a row from the last two outs of the bottom of the second to the second out of the sixth. Pike struck out the side in the third, fourth, fifth and seventh. He set down the final 18 batters he faced all in a row.