March 13, 2006
Fullerton, Calif. - A complete-game shutout earned Cal State Fullerton hurler Wes Roemer (Glendora, Calif.) Big West Conference Pitcher of the Week honors Monday morning as announced by the Irvine-based conference office.
On the mound, Roemer shined as Cal State Fullerton's Friday-night starter against the East Carolina Pirates. During the contest he struck out a career-high 12 batters and gave up eight hits, en route to a complete-game shutout, the first of his career. The right-handed sophomore extended his season-long streak to 45 innings pitched without a walk, as he carried the Titans to a 5-0 victory over the Pirates. Roemer, posting a 1.40 ERA, has compiled 46 strikeouts without allowing a free pass in six starts this year.