Husky closer to turn pro after posting a 2.75 ERA in his senior campaign in 2013
Chris Jones Of WHUS Radio takes us through the journey of the 2013 Huskies.
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2013 Season: Made 24 appearances out of the bullpen... posted a career-low 2.75 earned run average in 39.1 innings of work... Struck out 23 batters and held opponents to a .226 batting average... Recorded five strikeouts in 2.2 innings of work against Quinnipiac (4/01.)... Registered at least one strikeout in 15 of 24 appearances... Pitched 1.2 innings of work in the BIG EAST Championship against Louisville and Rutgers, allowing just one hit... Tied for the team lead with five saves... Pitched a season-high three innings of work against Georgetown (3/22), surrendering one hit and striking out one batter... Recorded 16 assists and three put-outs in the field to go along with a .905 fielding percentage... Tied for the team lead with three pick-offs.
2012 SEASON: Made 13 appearances and 10 starts... posted an ERA of 5.59 and a record of 2-3... Registered 35 strikeouts in 56.1 innings pitched... Pitched seven shutout innings, giving up only three hits against Yale in his first win of the season (3/21)... Recorded six strikeouts in 6.2 innings in a win against Central Connecticut (3/28)...struck out six batters out of the bullpen in 5.1 innings of work at Boston College (4/3)...allowed just one hit and struck out three in 3.1 innings of relief against USF (5/26) at the BIG EAST Championship. 2012 SUMMER: Pitched in eight games, including one start for the North Jersey Eagles (ACBL)...struck out 17 batters in 16.1 innings pitched...rated the 16th top-prospect in the ACBL by Perfect Game.
2011 SEASON: Pitched 27 innings in seven appearances...earned a record of 3-1...recorded an ERA of 5.33 and allowed 16 earned runs...allowed 37 hits and one home run...struck out six batters and walked none...recorded a season-high three strikeouts vs. Fairfield (4/19).
2010 SEASON: Made eight appearances and seven starts for the Huskies... posted an ERA of 5.94... giving up 24 earned runs in 36.1 innings of work... recorded a record of 3-1... gave up 44 hits and 15 walks... registered wins vs. Northeastern (3/22), at Brown (4/14) and vs. Rutgers (5/29).
High School: A three-year letterwinner at Chatham High School... earned All-Conference and All-Area honors while at Chatham... named a team captain and was the team's most valuable player in 2008 and 2009... also lettered in basketball and football... was an All-Area and All-Conference selection in both basketball and football... led his team to the State Championship title in 2007... named a Chatham High School Scholar-Athlete in football.
Personal: A political science major... born October 10, 1990.