The Lexington Native gave up only one hit in six innings.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (UK Athletics)– Kentucky junior pitcher Tyler Guilfoil has been named Southeastern Conference Pitcher of the Week after keeping No. 1 Tennessee to at least one hit in six innings of reduction in Thursday’s 3-2, 13-inning victory.
The Wildcats was the primary crew this season to win a chain over the Volunteers and primary since 2019 to provide them a highway SEC collection defeat.
Guilfoil used to be dominating within the opener, keeping the country’s most sensible offense to a unmarried hit after approaching within the 8th inning and keeping Tennessee at bay till the Cats were given a two-out walk-off unmarried from Alonzo Rubalcaba.
Guilfoil, a Lexington local who transferred again house after final season, picked up his first win of the season to move along side a team-high 4 saves. He has a 1.45 earned run reasonable in 37.1 innings whilst putting out just about 15 batters in line with 9 innings. He has a microscopic 1.01 ERA in 26.2 SEC innings.
UK will host UT Martin on Tuesday night time prior to touring to South Carolina this weekend.