Jack Wynkoop Named SEC Freshman Of The Week
Jack Wynkoop

Jack Wynkoop

April 22, 2013

Columbia, S.C. - South Carolina freshman left-hander Jack Wynkoop has been named SEC Freshman of the Week as announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon. Wynkoop hurled a career-high eight innings to pick up his fifth win of the season in the 3-1 win over Kentucky on Sunday.

In only his third start vs. a SEC team, Wynkoop scattered nine hits and allowed just one run, unearned, while not walking a batter and striking out three. Wynkoop is 5-2 with a 3.12 ERA in 12 appearances.

He is the fourth Gamecock to be honored in the SEC weekly awards and the second freshman to earn the distinction.

Week 2 - LB Dantzler (SEC Player of the Week)
Week 4 - Joey Pankake (SEC Player of the Week)
Week 8 - Max Schrock (SEC Freshman of the Week)
Week 10 - Jack Wynkoop (SEC Freshman of the Week)