While the Yellow Jackets surge towards a berth and possible national seed in the NCAA Tournament, fans received the unfortunate news yesterday that reliable Sunday starter, sophomore LHP Brant Hurter, will be sidelined for the rest of the season and undergo Tommy John surgery.
INJURY NEWS: @GTBaseball announces starting pitcher Brant Hurter has a torn UCL and will miss the rest of the season after having Tommy John surgery. Tough loss for the #Jackets, whom two weeks ago, thought they might get Hurter back. #ACC— Kendall Rogers (@KendallRogers) May 3, 2019
After a rough freshman year, Hurter strung together solid performances in his new role as Tech’s Sunday starter this season.