Spartans will honor the senior class prior to Sunday's game.
Seven Spartans recorded multiple hits in the win.
Cam Gibson goes 3-for-4 in the win.
Cam Gibson, Ryan Krill and Chase Rihtarchik named Northwoods League All-Stars; Anthony Misiewicz earns all-star nod from Great Lakes League.
Jimmy Pickens named John Kobs Most Valuable Player.
2014 (SENIOR): Appeared in 11 games and started eight ... Finished the season 1-3 with a 4.42 ERA... Started the Clash at Comerica against Central Michigan (5/13) ... Earned a win against Eastern Michigan after pitching 5.2 innings and allowing just one earned run ... Gave up two or fewer earned runs in five of his eight starts.
SUMMER 2013: Pitched for the Alexandria Blue Anchors in the Northwoods League and earned All-Star honors.
2013 (JUNIOR): Tied for the team lead with six wins (6-1) . . . started seven games in nine appearances . . . named Big Ten Pitcher of the Week after pitching a no-hitter on March 23 against Oakland; he faced 31 batters, allowed just three walks, had three strikeouts and both of OU's runs were unearned .. . . finished the season with a 2.64 ERA, fourth best on the team . . . had the lowest opponent batting average on the squad at .138, including .102 versus lefties . . . did not allow more than three earned runs in any of his nine appearances throughout the season . . . complied 23 strikeouts during the season, including a season-best four against Western Michigan (4/9) and Central Michigan (5/14) . . . allowed one hit and no earned runs in seven innings during his final start of the season versus Central Michigan (5/14).
2012 (SOPHOMORE): Did not see game action.
2011 (RED-SHIRT FRESHMAN): Made 11 appearances as a red-shirt freshman, including four starts . . . went 1-4 with a 6.59 ERA in 27.1 innings pitched . . . started against Illinois in the Big Ten Championhip Game, but took the loss (2.2 IP, 4 ER, 3 H) . . . picked up his first collegiate win in a start at Central Michigan on May 11, giving up two runs and seven hits while striking out three in 5.0 innings . . . struck out a season-high five in 4.0 innings at Western Michigan (5/4).
HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year letterwinner at Brother Rice High School . . . in 2007 he was the winning pitcher in the Catholic League championship game . . . helped the Warriors to a 29-9 record and state championship as a junior in 2008 . . . as a senior, he was recognized by ESPN Rise as an All-Area Top Pitcher.
RIHTARCHIK'S CAREER STATS
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