Player Of The Week: PCC's Justin Nygard

Winterville - Pitt Community College starting pitcher Justin Nygard improved to 5-0 over the weekend after beating Surry CC.

Nygard is now 12-1 in his two seasons with the Bulldogs and is one of the main reasons why PCC is on the verge of cracking the top 5 in the National Junior College baseball rankings.

The Wilson native leads the team in strikeouts, gunning down a career best 14 in a recent outing.

PCC improved to 18-1 on the season after a 2-0 win over Brunswick. The Bulldogs travel to College of Albemarle in Elizabeth City on Wednesday.