Kipper Earns Big 12 Weekly Accolade
April 14, 2014
FORT WORTH - TCU junior pitcher Jordan Kipper has been tabbed the Big 12 Co-Newcomer of the Week for his performance against Dallas Baptist last week. He is the fourth Horned Frog to be honored by the league this season.
Kipper tossed a career-high eight innings at Dallas Baptist last Tuesday night. He allowed a run on four hits, did not walk a batter and tied his career-high with eight strikeouts. After giving up two hits to open the third inning, he retired 17 of the final 20 batters he faced, including a string of 11-straight from the fourth through the seventh inning. The junior posted four 1-2-3 innings and allowed only one runner past second base.