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Harding named MACJC Pitcher of the Week

Itawamba Community College freshman Houston Harding was named Mississippi Association of Community and Junior College (MACJC) Pitcher of the Week in a league announcement Tuesday.

Posted: Mar 27, 2018 6:06 PM

FULTON, Miss. (WTVA/ICC Athletics) – Itawamba Community College freshman Houston Harding was named Mississippi Association of Community and Junior College (MACJC) Pitcher of the Week in a league announcement Tuesday.


Harding earned the weekly conference honor with his complete game shutout of Meridian Community College Saturday.

The left hander from Walls, Miss., struck out a career high 14 while holding the No. 19 Eagles to six hits to help the No. 5 Indians (19-3, 5-1 MACJC) to a 5-0 win.

Harding improves to 5-0 this season and has a 2.78 ERA with 43 strikeouts in 35.2 innings of work.

The Indians are set to return to action Friday when they travel to Poplarville for a conference doubleheader with Pearl River Community College beginning a 2 p.m.

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