Harris named to all-region second team by NCBWA and D2CCA
By: Michael MacEachern
Assistant Director of Athletics for Sports Communications
Young Harris College's McLain Harris has been named to the NCAA Division II All-Southeast Region second team by both the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association and the Division II Conference Commissioners Association.
Harris is a senior right-handed pitcher from Griffin, Georgia.
Harris was named to the All-Peach Belt Conference first team.
In 29 appearances (five starts) this season, Harris has a 2.13 earned-run average with a 10-4 won-loss record to go along with seven saves.
The 29 appearances, 10 wins, seven saves and the 2.13 ERA are all single-season program bests for the Mountain Lions.
In 93 innings pitched, Harris had allowed just 77 hits, while striking out 65 and walking just nine. He has allowed opponents to hit just .222 in 2022.
Harris was named Peach Belt Pitcher of the Week once (5/2).
Harris is first in the Peach Belt in saves, and second in wins and ERA.
Harris is second in NCAA Division II in walks allowed per nine innings (0.79), third in WHIP (0.91), sixth in strikeout-to-walk ratio (8.00), seventh in wins (10) and appearances (29), 14th in ERA (2.13), and 29th in saves (7).