Spotlight Athlete
Eric Winter
Eric Winter
April 7, 2016

Viking sophomore Eric Winter (Oakdale, Minn./Business Administration) was voted as this week's Heart of America Baseball Pitcher of the Week. Last week, Winter threw a complete game against Avila, allowing just one run on four hits while striking out five. He then had another dominant performance against conference leader Central Methodist, throwing a complete game in a 4-3 win. Eric had an impressive seven strikeouts while walking just two batters.

Winter is now 3-0 on the season with a 3.27 ERA. He ranks #12 in the country in total hits allowed at 20 and #14 in the nation in total runs allowed at just nine.