Jordan Tabakman is part of an experienced rotation for the Huskies
Head Coach Jim Penders honored the 2014 squad prior to Sunday's Alumni Game
The Huskies round out conference tournament play at 1-2 and finish the season with a 27-31 record.
Melley earns the honor during a season in which he is batting .360
Blake Davey, Bobby Melley and Max McDowell earned First Team honors, while Anthony Marzi was named to the Third Team
UConn vs Temple AAC Baseball Tournament
UConn vs UCF AAC Tournament Clearwater Florida
Baseball Day 2 in Clearwater for AAC Tournament
UConn vs UCF Baseball Double-Header
UConn vs Houston Baseball
2014 Season: All-American Athletic Conference Third Team...NEIBA All-New England Third Team...made 15 starts and one relief appearance...finished with a 5-7 record and 3.11 ERA and led UConn in innings (92.2) and strikeouts (69)...held opponents to a .225 batting average against...finished his career in the top-four in UConn history in innings pitched with 297.1 and strikeouts with 217...earned his first win with five innings of two-run ball and six strikeouts vs. George Mason (Feb. 22)...allowed one run in 7.1 innings at Florida (March 8)...struck out a season-high nine in 7.2 innings at USF (March 22)...picked up with the with seven innings of two-run ball and six strikeouts vs. Rutgers (March 29)...became the seventh player in UConn history to surpass 200 career strikeouts, fanning seven in six innings for the win vs. Temple (April 17)...allowed a run in 7.1 innings at Memphis (May 2)...grabbed the win with seven innings of one-run ball vs. UCF (May 15)...made his final career appearance by coming out of the bullpen for the first time since 2011 at The American Championship, ringing up two in a scoreless inning vs. Temple (May 24).
2013 Season: Selected as a member of the 2013 BIG EAST All-Tournament Team... Made a team-leading 17 starts for Connecticut, earning five wins... Pitched 98.1 innings of work, recording stellar 2.52 K/BB ratio (78/31) ... Held a 3.75 earned run average and allowed opponents to bat just .251... Threw a complete game against Notre Dame in the BIG EAST Championship game (May 6), allowing just one run on four hits, and striking out six... Threw seven innings of one run ball against Villanova (April 13) and recorded a season-high 12 strikeouts...Surrendered one or fewer walks in 10 of 17 starts... Started against Virginia Tech (June 2), going 5.1 innings, giving up one earned run on five hits.
2012 SEASON: Appeared in and started 15 games...recorded 64 strikeouts and walked 20 in 98.2 innings pitched...posted a record of 3-8 and an ERA of 2.55; good enough for third in the BIG EAST...ranked 21st in the country with a 0.97 WHIP...pitched nine innings giving up two earned runs at Oregon (March 11) in his first career complete game...registered a win, giving up zero earned runs in seven innings against Seton Hall (April 1)...struck out 10and gave up one hit with zero earned runs in nine innings vs. Cincinnati (May 5)...pitched an eight-inning complete game at USF (May 12) with five strikeouts...beat Louisville (May 25) and gave up four hits and no earned runs in 8.2 innings...named to the BIG EAST All-Academic Team. 2012 SUMMER: Named a Northwoods League All-Star, playing for the Madison Mallards...started five games and pitched in 12 total appearances...pitched to a 3.53 ERA with 33 strikeouts in 35.3 innings and a 2-0 record.
2011 SEASON: Pitched 9.2 innings in seven appearances...posted a record of 2-0...registered an ERA of 2.79 and allowed three earned runs...allowed six hits and no home runs...struck out a season-high three at Massachusetts (April 18). 2011 SUMMER: APpeared in 11 games, while making three starts for Vermont (NECBL)...registered a 1-2 record, 4.39 ERA and 21 strikeouts in 26.2 innings.
High School: Attended Berlin High School in Berlin, Conn... held a career record at Berlin of 17-5 and was 9-2 during his senior year...posted a 0.78 ERA and 131 strikeouts in 73 innings of work... was named a two-time All-State and All-Conference honoree... named to the All-Hartford Courant team during his senior year...holds school record for strikeouts in a single-game with 18... also played football during his senior year... a three-time All-Academic honoree.
Personal: A pre-communication sciences major... born Nov. 27, 1992.