WINGATE – Wingate University sophomore pitcher Josh Karklin (Cuthbertson) is 1-0 with two saves for the Bulldogs.
Karklin, who has thrown 9.1 innings in eight appearances as of March 6, didn’t allow a run in his first seven appearances. He has six strikeouts on the year.
As of March 6, Wingate was 15-4 overall and they were ranked No. 9 in the country in the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Division II Poll.
Other Union County players on the Bulldogs roster include David Nash (Piedmont), Logan Plattenburg (Parkwood), Cameron Smetak (Weddington) and Braden Eilerman (Union Academy).