After winning the Sun Belt Conference Pitcher of the Week honors a week,ago, Louisiana senior lefty Colten Schmidt has been named Pitcher of the Week by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association.

Schmidt fired eight shutout innings Friday night against UT Arlington, allowing only three hits.  He struck out ten and retired 18 of the last 20 hitters he faced.  Schmidt ranks third in the Sun Belt with a 1.26 ERA and has allowed only one run in his last 17 innings.