Joe Wharton collects career win No. 450; Baseball team 23-7 overall

Through 30 games, coach Joe Wharton’s Richland College baseball team has compiled an impressive 23-7 overall record and 16-2 mark in conference play.

Included in these victories was Wharton’s 450th career win. Overall, Wharton has a 450-234 record (.658 winning percentage).

The T-Ducks, which have won six of their last seven games, including its recent three-game sweep over Metro Athletic Conference opponent Brookhaven College, have been led by shortstop Cody Stigall and pitcher Kirk Pritchett.

Stigall currently is hitting a team-high .455 average while Pritchett has a 7-1 record, 2.61 ERA and 57 strikeouts.