BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) has named their student-athletes of the month for the month of February, and Octavio Mirabal of the baseball team took home honors this month.
Mirabal started his season with three straight complete games, including a no hitter. He matched his career-high of nine strikeouts in each of his first two starts, defeating Anderson University and Davis & Elkins College. He only allowed one unearned run combined in the first two contests. He followed that with a no hitter against Mars Hill University, striking out seven over seven innings. Mirabal only allowed one walk in the contest.