June 4, 1999
TEMPE, Ariz. - Arizona State lefthanded pitcher Jon Switzer was named a 1999 Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American honorable mention by Collegiate Baseball.
Switzer, who hails from Houston, Texas, went 7-4 on the mound for the Sun Devils with a 4.12 ERA. He finished third on the pitching staff in innings pitched (87.1) and strikeouts (78). He made nine starts in 25 appearances and was honored as Co-Pitcher of the Year at Arizona State's baseball banquet last month He was also tabbed as ASU's Co-NewComer of the Year along with sophomore transfer Jeff Duncan.