Local Player is the South Atlantic League Pitcher of the week!

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22-year-old Forney Texas native RHP Mason Englert wins South Atlantic League Pitcher of the week for his August 11th outing against the Greenville Drive.

Mason and reliever Theo McDowell combined for a No-Hitter. It was the Crawdads 2nd No-hitter of the season.

Mason threw 7 no-hit innings and issued only 2 walks. He struckout 6 batters throwing 93 pitches: 61 strikes and 32 balls.

Mason, a former Texas A&M commit was drafted in the 4th round of the 2018 draft (119th overall pick) and decided to sign with our Rangers.

In 19 appearances 19 starts Englert has a 6-4 win-loss record with a 3.59 era in 92.2 innings and 108 strikeouts.

In his 2 August appearances he is 2-0 with a 0.64 era in 14 innings, 2 hits, 1 run, 3 walks and 13 strikeouts.

His minor league stats 38 games 12-7 3.95 era 173.1 innings 198 strikeouts!

Can you say NEXT STOP FRISCO! Frisco is 51 miles from Forney!

Congratulations to Mason from The Prospect Times!