A Texas Tech redshirt freshman baseball player has received conference honors.

Pitcher Duke von Schamann has been named the Big 12 Baseball Newcomer of the Week. von Schamann is the third Tech newcomer this season to earn the award.

After the team’s 5-3 series-clinching victory against Oklahoma State on Sunday, von Schamann became the first Texas Tech freshman in over a decade to start his career with a 5-0 record.

Other Big 12 Newcomers of the Week include Stephen Hagen, Jamodrick McGruder, Kelby Tomlinson, and Andre Wheeler.