ROSEMONT — Illinois junior John Kravetz, who threw eight scoreless innings Sunday in a 1-0 baseball victory at Northwestern, was named Big Ten Pitcher of the Week.
The conference announced the award Tuesday.
Kravetz equaled his career high for innings and strikeouts (seven) while holding the Wildcats to four hits. The right-hander (3-1) also did not issue a walk.
The Big Ten weekly award was the first of Kravetz’s career.