The American Rivers Conference (A-R-C) has announced that senior Joey Cardamon (Ankeny, Iowa/Centennial) had been named the league's Pitcher of the Week for the week ending Sunday, March 31.
In two appearances last week Cardamon, the 2018 Conference Pitcher of the Year, recorded a save and win. The right hander picked up the save in Luther's 9-7 road victory at UW-La Crosse and went 8 2/3 innings in the conference opening win (6-1) over the University of Dubuque.
Against UW-La Crosse he threw the final two innings, allowing one hit and striking out two in eight batters faced. Cardamon faced 34 batters against Dubuque, allowing one run on three hits, walking three and striking out 10.
He is now 2-2 for the year with an ERA of 2.38.