April 10, 2012
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -New Mexico freshman righthander Carrie Sheehan has been named Mountain West Pitcher of the Week for games through April 8. This is the first career MW weekly accolade for Sheehan and the fifth that has gone to a Lobo player this season.
Sheehan made the start in game one of New Mexico's road doubleheader sweep of Cal State Northridge on April 8, scattering five hits over 4.1 innings of work. The Las Vegas product faced 18 batters, striking out one and walking none while allowing one earned run en route to the 5-1 victory.
Sheehan owns an 8-3 record and carries a 3.86 ERA. The rookie has started 13 games so far and has made 20 appearances.