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Baseball 2015-2016 Team
1
Colie Currie
sophomore
colie currie

BIO

6'1
Height
190
Weight
L/L
B/T
OF
Position
General Studies
Major
Video Games, Music
Hobbies
Colie & Carla
Parents
Chicago, IL
Hometown
Jackson Northside
High School
Chris Clark
High School Coach
University of Kentucky
Previous School

HONORS / STATS

Super Sophomore (2012), All West TN Honorable Mention (2012), All District (2012, 2014), Team MVP (2012, 2014), Offensive MVP (2013), Super Senior (2014), TBR Top Senior to Watch (2014), All-West TN (2014), All-Region (2014), All-State (2014), TBCA (2012)
High School
TCAA 2nd Team
College

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2
Braxton Brinkley
redshirt sophomore
braxton brinkley

BIO

5'10"
Height
185
Weight
R/R
B/T
INF
Position
Exercise Science
Major
Video Games, Music
Hobbies
J.C. & Larissa Brinkley
Parents
Hendersonville, TN
Hometown
Pope John Paul II
High School
Michael Brown
High School Coach
Western Kentucky University
Previous School

HONORS / STATS

All-State, All-Region
High School
BA:330
College

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3
Kyle Wilson
redshirt sophomore
kyle wilson

BIO

6'1"
Height
175
Weight
R/R
B/T
INF
Position
General Studies
Major
Music, Sports
Hobbies
Jim & LeighAnn
Parents
Johnson City, TN
Hometown
Science Hill
High School
Ryan Edwards
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS


High School
Played in JUCO 2015 World Series
College

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4
Lucas Ledford
redshirt sophomore
lucas ledford

BIO

5'10"
Height
170
Weight
L/L
B/T
OF/LHP
Position
General Studies
Major
Disc Golf, Fishing, Working Out
Hobbies
Jeff & Tracey
Parents
Waynesville, NC
Hometown
Tuscola
High School
Caleb McConnell
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

All Conference (2011, 2012, 2013), Pitcher of the Year in Conference (2012), .310 BA, 7 Innings Pitched 6.00 ERA
High School

College

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5
Corey Bates
freshman
corey bates

BIO

6'2"
Height
170
Weight
L/L
B/T
LHP
Position
General Studies
Major
Basketball
Hobbies
Mark & Lee Ann
Parents
Blaine, TN
Hometown
Granger
High School
Chad Tate
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

All-State (2014), Lakeway Area POY (2014), 1.27 Career ERA
High School

College

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6
Garren Jackson
freshman
garren jackson

BIO

5'10"
Height
185
Weight
R/R
B/T
RHP
Position
General Studies
Major
Fishing
Hobbies
MIke & Kandi
Parents
Johnson City, TN
Hometown
Science Hill
High School
Ryan Edwards
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

14 IP, 22ks, 11 Games, 1-1, 3.419 ERA 2SV
High School

College

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7
Reed Hayes
redshirt sophomore
reed hayes

BIO

6'3"
Height
185
Weight
R/R
B/T
RHP/OF
Position
General Studies
Major
Throwing Football, Working Out, Bonding with my Brothers, Batting Practice
Hobbies
Richard & Ivy
Parents
Johnson City, TN
Hometown
Science Hill
High School
Ryan Edwards
High School Coach
Kansas City 35th Round 2015
Previous School

HONORS / STATS

28th Round Draft Pick for Kansas City Royals, All-Region Team (2012, 2013), All-District Team (2013), All-District MVP (2013)

Basketball: All-Conference Junior (2012, 2013), All-Region Tournament Junior (2012, 2013), JC Press Elite 11 Basketball Team (2013), Science Hill High School Athlete of the Year, Eastman Scholar Athlete of the Year for Science Hill (2013), Watauga Orthopedics Sports Foundation Scholarship Recipient, Paul E. Christman Memorial Award (2013), Progressive Young Men of Johnson City Award Winner

Football: All-Conference Team (2012), Offensive Player of the Year (2012), Toyota All Star East/West Game (2012), WJAL Watagua Orthopedics Player of the year (2012), WCYB Player of the Week (2012), JC Press Elite 11
High School

College

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8
Daren Osby
sophomore
daren osby

BIO

6'3"
Height
230
Weight
R/R
B/T
RHP
Position
Business Management
Major
Writing, Music
Hobbies
Tony & Pamela
Parents
Decatur, GA
Hometown
Redan
High School
Marvin Pruitt
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

2013 State Champions
High School
Record 4-0, IP:38.0, Strikeouts 38, ERA 4.26, GS:8
College

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9
Jason Costa
redshirt sophomore
jason costa

BIO

6'2"
Height
210
Weight
R/R
B/T
Catcher
Position
Business Management
Major
Weight Lifting, Watching Pro Baseball, Reading, Hanging out with Teammates, Fishing, Piano
Hobbies
Bob & Barbara
Parents
Port Matilda, PA
Hometown
State College Area
High School
Bill Tussey
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

All-Conference Midd-Penn, Top 10% Academic Award, State high Baseball 2013 Captain, Leadership Award
High School
.320 Career Batting Average, NSEAA Superior Academic Achievement Award, TCAA Scholar Athlete Award
College

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11
Ryan Caudle
redshirt freshman
ryan caudle

BIO

6'2"
Height
200
Weight
R/R
B/T
RHP
Position
Finance
Major
Hunting, Golfing
Hobbies
Matt & Beth
Parents
Haymarket, VA
Hometown
C.D. Hylton
High School
Craig Flesher
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

46 1/3 LP, 1.51 ERA, .164 BAA 54K 16BB, W-8 L-3
High School
TCCAA All-Conference Academics, 4.0 GPA
College

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12
Will Thompson
redshirt freshman
will-thompson

BIO

6'3"
Height
175
Weight
L/L
B/T
LHP
Position
Pre-Med
Major
Fishing, Duck Hunting, Hanging Out with Teammates
Hobbies
Tom & Cynthia
Parents
Morristown, TN
Hometown
Morristown East
High School
Ryan Haun
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

BA -.318, 16 RBI's, 37 LP, 3.97 ERA, 42 Strikeouts, All-IMAC, All-IMAC Tournament
High School

College

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13
Jake Miednik
sophomore
jake miednik

BIO

5'10"
Height
175
Weight
L/L
B/T
LHP
Position
General Studies
Major
Sports, Weight Lifting, Xbox
Hobbies
Kim & Ben
Parents
Parkland, FL
Hometown
Stoneman Douglas
High School
Todd Fitzgerald
High School Coach
Volunteer State Community College
Previous School

HONORS / STATS

Pitched in the Regional Finals
High School
Averaged 10.5 K's a Game
College

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15
Austin Green
sophomore
austin green

BIO

6'2"
Height
190
Weight
R/R
B/T
RHP
Position
General Studies
Major
Disc Golf, Golf, Kayaking, Fishing, Snowboarding
Hobbies
Paul & Krista
Parents
Erwin, TN
Hometown
Unicoi County
High School
Charlie Baxter
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS


High School
ERA 2.7, Strikeouts 25, IP 23.1, Record 3-0, APP 17
College

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16
Cody Young
sophomore
cody young

BIO

6'1"
Height
210
Weight
R/R
B/T
Catcher
Position
Physical Therapy
Major
Golf, Working Out, Fishing
Hobbies
Roy & Greta
Parents
Collierville, TN
Hometown
Collierville
High School
Jeff Hopkins
High School Coach
Itawamba Community College
Previous School

HONORS / STATS

.385 AVG, 2 Homeruns, 14 Doubles, 3 Triples
High School
.290 AVG, 13 Doubles, 2 Triples, 18/25 CS, .997 FLD%
College

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17
Harris Yett
redshirt freshman
harris yett

BIO

6'0"
Height
215
Weight
R/R
B/T
C/INF
Position
General Studies
Major
Sports, MLB the Show
Hobbies
Charlie & Carrie
Parents
Charlotte, NC
Hometown
South Mecklenburg
High School
John Tuscan
High School Coach
North Carolina State
Previous School

HONORS / STATS

Sports, MLB the Show, NC State Games Region 6, South Atlantic Border Battle Team NC (2012), Battle of the Border, All-Conference SW4A.com (2013), Golden Glove, Sliver Slugger 1st Team, All-Conference So Meck 8 (2014), All Charlotte Weekly 1st Team, All-South Charlotte News Baseball Team 1st Team (2013-2014), All-State NC Preps (2013) –Rivals.com, NC Baseball Coaches Association 1st Team (2013), All-USA Today NC Baseball All State Team (2013), All-American High Honorable Mention Perfect Game (2013), All-American high Honorable Mention Perfect Game (2014), Perfect Game Second Team All-Atlantic Region (2014), 3 Year Starter 4A State Champion South Mecklenburg (2013), Hit .421 with 6 Homeruns, 23 RBIs, 684.SLG, .559 OBP (Jr 2013), Helped Lead South Mecklenburg to North Carolina 4A State Championship, Ranked as the No 16 Player in North Carolina (class of 2014) by Perfect Game USA, First Team All-South Charlotte Weekly and Charlotte News, NCBCA All-State, USA Today All-State, Transfer from North Carolina State red shirted
High School

College

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18
Sam Gardner
freshman
sam gardner

BIO

6'1"
Height
195
Weight
R/R
B/T
RHP
Position
Business Management
Major
Baseball, Hanging out with Friends
Hobbies
Rob & Michelle
Parents
Shelbyville, TN
Hometown
Cascade
High School
Brandon Bassham
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

TBCA All-State Pitcher, TSWA All-State Pitcher, Middle TN AA Senior Player of the Year, All-District 12 AA, All-Region 6 AA, Record 8-2-2, ERA 0.94, IP 67.1, Strikeouts 100
High School

College

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21
Elijah Helton
sophomore
elijah helton

BIO

6'0"
Height
210
Weight
R/R
B/T
OF/1B
Position
Business Management
Major
Sports, Working Out
Hobbies
Melanie & Joe
Parents
Knoxville, TN
Hometown
Bearden
High School
Coach Rice
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS


High School

College

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22
Hunter Stratton
freshman
hunter stratton

BIO

6'4"
Height
220
Weight
R/R
B/T
RHP
Position
Physical Therapy
Major
Fishing
Hobbies
Keith & Janice
Parents
Bristol, TN
Hometown
Sullivan East
High School
Mike Breuninger
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

Record 5-3, ERA 1.44, Strikeouts 91, Innings PItched 58.1, Hits 30, Runs 24, Earned Runs 12
High School

College

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23
Ethan Rice
sophomore
ethan rice

BIO

6'1"
Height
200
Weight
L/R
B/T
OF/INF
Position
General Studies
Major
Sports, Fishing
Hobbies
Ted & Kelly
Parents
Erwin, TN
Hometown
Unicoi County
High School
Charlie Baxter
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

.265 BA with 5 Hrs
High School

College

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24
Nile Ball
freshman
nile ball

BIO

6'0"
Height
200
Weight
R/R
B/T
RHP
Position
Health & Physical Education
Major
Video Games
Hobbies
Fred & Deloris
Parents
Decatur, GA
Hometown
Whitefield Academy
High School
Michael Bailey
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

Pitcher of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year, All-Region 1st Team, Elite 8 Appearance (2015)
High School

College

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25
Weston McArthur
sophomore
weston mcarthur

BIO

6'0"
Height
205
Weight
R/R
B/T
Catcher
Position
Exercise Science
Major
CrossFit, Playing Baseball, Spending Time with Family and Friends, Being Outdoors
Hobbies
Tom & Nancy McArthur
Parents
Calhoun, GA
Hometown
Calhoun
High School
Chip Henderson
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

(SR) .395 Batting Average with 4 HRs (22 HRs Career Total), 23 Walks, 7 Doubles, 24 RBIs, 4 YR Varsity Starter, 3 YR Team HR Leader, 4 YR All Area Team, 3 YR All-Region First Team
High School
.348 BA w/11 HRs, 16 Doubles, 36 RBIs, 22 Walks, .646 Slugging Percentage, 2nd Team All-Conference DH
College

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27
Ramon Osuna
redshirt sophomore
raymon osuna

BIO

6'2"
Height
245
Weight
L/R
B/T
OF
Position
General Studies
Major
Working Out
Hobbies
Ramon & Ana
Parents
Mauldin, SC
Hometown
Mauldin
High School
Coach Mach
High School Coach
College of Charleston
Previous School

HONORS / STATS

All-Region
High School
1st Team All Conference, Junior College World Series MVP
College

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28
Kyle Oullette
redshirt freshamn
kyle oullette

BIO

6'3"
Height
235
Weight
R/R
B/T
INF
Position
Health, Physical Education
Major
Working Out
Hobbies
Brent & Jocelyn
Parents
Johnson City, TN
Hometown
Science Hill
High School
Ryan Edwards
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

Louisville Slugger All-American
High School

College

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29
Harrison Spencer
redshirt freshman
harrison spencer

BIO

6'3"
Height
170
Weight
R/R
B/T
LHP
Position
General Studies
Major
Fishing, Golfing, Basketball
Hobbies
Jan & Charlie
Parents
Johnson City, TN
Hometown
Science Hill
High School

High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS


High School

College

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30
Zach Sears
freshman
zach sears

BIO

6'1"
Height
210
Weight
R/R
B/T
INF
Position
History
Major
Working Out, Playing Video Games
Hobbies
Shannon & Frank
Parents
Knoxville, TN
Hometown
Hardin Valley
High School
Joe Michalski
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

4 YR Varsity Starter, 2 Time All-District, Silver Slugger Award, All-State (SR), 16 HRs, Career .352 AVG, State Championship Win
High School

College

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31
Austin Morgan
redshirt freshman
austin morgan

BIO

6'2"
Height
200
Weight
R/R
B/T
RHP
Position
General Studies, Physical Therapy
Major
Watching Baseball, Fishing, Weight Lifting
Hobbies
Troy & Lisa
Parents
Alcoa, TN
Hometown
Alcoa High
High School
Steve Durn
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS


High School

College

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Weston Gilliam
redshirt sophomore
weston gilliam

BIO

6'1"
Height
190
Weight
R/R
B/T
RHP
Position
Business Management
Major
Basketball, Fishing
Hobbies
Marty & Deb
Parents
Morristown, TN
Hometown
Morristown East
High School
Chris Gillies
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS


High School

College

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Landon Knack
redshirt freshman
landon knack

BIO

6'1"
Height
200
Weight
L/R
B/T
INF
Position
General Studies
Major
Basketball, Volleyball, Batting Practice
Hobbies
John & Terri
Parents
Johnson City, TN
Hometown
Science Hill
High School
Ryan Edwards
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

2 Time All-Conference, All-Region Team, All-State Team, Supper 22 Player of the Year
High School

College

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Ethan Villiard
redshirt freshman
ethan villiard

BIO

6'0"
Height
215
Weight
R/R
B/T
OF/C
Position
Chemistry
Major
Church, Weight Lifting, Baseball
Hobbies
Tammy & Andre
Parents
Big Stone Gap, VA
Hometown
Union
High School
J.W. Salyers
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

Top 10 in Class, 4.0 GPA, .500 Batting Average (SR), 4 HR's (SR), All-Conference, All-Region (FR, SO, JR, SR), 14 Career Homeruns
High School

College

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Hunter Gilliland
redshirt freshman
hunter gilliland

BIO

6'0"
Height
215
Weight
R/R
B/T
C
Position
Business Management
Major
Fishing, Hunting
Hobbies
Bret & Tiffany
Parents
Maryville, TN
Hometown
Heritage
High School
Robbie Bennett
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

.460 BA, 42 RBI's, 5 Home Runs, 14 Doubles, 3 Time All-District, 3 Time Hitting MVP
High School

College

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Tyrin Orr
redshirt freshman
tyrin orr

BIO

5'6"
Height
145
Weight
R/R
B/T
INF
Position
Business Management
Major
Baseball, Golf, Weight Lifting
Hobbies
Keli & Stephon
Parents
Nashville, TN
Hometown
Hillsboro
High School
Andrew Bello
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

Co MVP, ALL-District
High School

College

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Tyson Orr
redshirt freshman
tyson orr

BIO

5'5"
Height
150
Weight
L/R
B/T
OF
Position
Business Management
Major
Weight Lifting
Hobbies
Keli & Stephon
Parents
Nashville, TN
Hometown
Hillboro
High School
Andrew Bello
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

CO MVP (JR, SR), ALL-District (SO, JR, SR), .400 BA, 35 Stolen Bases
High School

College

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Kyle Viers
redshirt freshman
kyle viers

BIO

6'5"
Height
190
Weight
R/R
B/T
RHP
Position
Pre-Dentistry, Biology Science
Major
Fishing, Cooking, Skiing
Hobbies
Randy & Stephanie
Parents
Pigeon Forge, TN
Hometown
Pigeon Forge
High School
Mike Gwinn
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS


High School

College

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Nick Stamps
redshirt freshman
nick stamps

BIO

5'10"
Height
190
Weight
R/R
B/T
RHP
Position
Pre-Physical Therapy
Major
Fishing, Golf
Hobbies
Eric & Jenifer
Parents
Knoxville, TN
Hometown
Knox Central
High School
Matt Byrd
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

47.2 IP, 6-3 Record, 2 Saves, 2.79 ERA, 43 Strikeouts
High School

College

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Austin Henry
redshirt reshman
austin henry

BIO

6'0"
Height
190
Weight
R/R
B/T
3B
Position
Kinesiology
Major
Camping, Hiking
Hobbies
Melvin & Miosha
Parents
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Hometown
Ann Arbor Huron
High School
Terry Bigham
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

All-League, All-District
High School

College

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Hunter Wolfe
redshirt freshman
hunter wolfe

BIO

6'0"
Height
185
Weight
R/R
B/T
INF
Position
General Studies
Major
Basketball, Fishing, Watching Sports
Hobbies
Tonya & Jery
Parents
Kingsport, TN
Hometown
Dobyns Bennett
High School
Ryan Wagner
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

Big 7 Conference Player of the Year, TBCA, Tennessee Sports Writers Association, Tennessee Baseball Report First Team All-State, All-Region Team
High School

College

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Payton Marshall
redshirt sophomore
payton marshall

BIO

6'1"
Height
190
Weight
L/L
B/T
OF
Position
Mechanical Engineering
Major
Hiking, Outdoor Activities
Hobbies
Jody & Trevor
Parents
Kingsport, TN
Hometown
Dobyns Bennett
High School
Ryan Wagner
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

Two Time All-Conference, TBCA Border Wars Team, SR .410 AVG, 8 HRS, 40 RBI All-Region 1st Team
High School

College

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Justin Pike
redshirt freshman
justin pike

BIO

6'2"
Height
195
Weight
R/R
B/T
RHP
Position
General Studies
Major
Hunting, Fishing, Swimming, Playing Darts and Pool
Hobbies
Michael & Crystal
Parents
Oakville, MO
Hometown
Oakville
High School
Rich Sturm
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

Honor Roll
High School

College

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John Murrell
redshirt freshman
john murrell

BIO

6'6"
Height
210
Weight
R/R
B/T
RHP
Position
Pre-Physical Therapy
Major
Fishing
Hobbies
Kisha & Jerry
Parents
Knoxville, TN
Hometown
South Doyle
High School
Jeff Browning
High School Coach

Previous School

HONORS / STATS

41.1 Innings Pitched, 4-3 Record, 48 Strikeouts, ERA 2.879
High School

College

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Kain Hewitt
redshirt sophomore
kain hewitt

BIO

6'0"
Height
215
Weight
R/R
B/T
RHP
Position
Health, P.E., Fitness
Major
Hunting, Fishing, Golf
Hobbies
J.P. & Becky
Parents
Stephens County, GA
Hometown
Stephens County
High School
Coach Royston
High School Coach
East Tennesseee State University
Previous School

HONORS / STATS

Region 8 4AAA All-Region, 23-4 in 4 Years with 2.24 ERA
High School
24 I.P., 1-0 with 5.34 ERA
College

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