Howard throws six strong innings in Woodchucks win

Tuesday's pitcher of the night is Wisconsin right-hander Brian Howard, a freshman from TCU. The Woodchucks, backed by Howard's strong start, downed Thunder Bay 5-4 to pull a game over .500.

Howard went six innings in just his second start of the season as he gave up just two runs while striking out nine. He gave up just one earned run on two hits and issued just two walks. He's now 1-1 with a 2.45 ERA and 18 strikeouts in just 11 innings.