CollegeShane McCarthy Receives Conference Honor After Throwing First Seton Hall Perfect Game by Staff Post April 18, 2016 Shane McCarthy (Seton Hall Athletics) Seton Hall sophomore Shane McCarthy picked up this season right where he left off last year. The young right-hander picked up the Big East Pitcher of the Week award for the third time this season.McCarthy tossed the first perfect game in Seton Hall history this past Friday against LIU Brooklyn. It took only 88 pitches for McCarthy to retire all 27 players LIU sent to the plate. McCarthy picked up eight strikeouts over his nine flawless innings. The Pirates capitalized on the outing and took home a 10-0 win.This was the second complete game shutout of the season for McCarthy and fourth of his young collegiate career.Not only did McCarthy pick up the Big East nod, he also received notice on the national stage and was named one of the Louisville Slugger National Players of the Week by Collegiate Baseball.The win improved his record to 4-3 on the year and helped bring his ERA down to 2.64. The perfect game was only the 27th in NCAA history since records were officially kept beginning in 1957.Seton Hall has had some big-time outings from their starters this season and the staff has taken home the Big East Pitcher of the Week nod in six of nine weeks so far this year.The Pirates are back in action Tuesday when they host Monmouth at Owen T. Carroll field. Post Views: 1,287The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest PostsStaff PostLatest posts by Staff Post (see all) In The Zone Announces Initial Podcast Lineup - November 13, 2020 The Essential Resources You Need to Start Your Own Gym in 2020 - February 6, 2020 Wilder vs Fury II – How the second fight will be different to the first? - February 5, 2020 Early turnovers, defensive struggles plague the Scarlet Knights - January 26, 2020 Related TopicsawardBig Eastcollege baseballSeton HallShane McCarthy Click to comment You must be logged in to post a comment Login Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Newsletter SubscriptionCan't Miss Posts! Women in Sports: NHL Network Host, Jackie Redmond by Nicholas Durst | posted on March 4, 2019 MetLife Stadium to host Army-Navy Game in 2021 by Kelly Lynn | posted on August 23, 2017 The Most Catastrophic Boat Trip Since the Titanic; the New York Giants by John Venezia | posted on October 4, 2020 How Former NFL Scout and Coach Chris Landry Became an Entrepreneur and Sportscaster by Anthony Paradiso | posted on March 23, 2021 Women in Sports: Podcast Host, New York Riptide Sideline Reporter, Dani Wexelman by Luke Porco | posted on March 3, 2020More in College You Know I’m Right, Episode 107: New York Post’s Columnist Mike Vaccaro (Audio/Video)On the 107th episode of You Know I’m Right, Nick Durst and Joe Calabrese are joined by... Master P’s Son, Hercy, Commits to Tennessee StateMaster P’s son, Hercy Miller, is committing to Tennessee State to play basketball. While... EA Sports Plans to Revive College Football Video GameEA Sports announced that they plan on making college football video games again. The... UVM Women’s Basketball Team Quits 2020-2021 SeasonThe University of Vermont (UVM) women’s basketball will be ending their 2020-2021 season early... New York Liberty Draft For Need This Time Around St. John’s Lands Michigan State Transfer Marvin Clark Jr.