The Dirtbags worked around three hits and two walks allowed in the ninth inning to escape with a 4-2 win over the Aztecs.
Long Beach State (2015): Made a team-high 31 appearances out of the bullpen ... posted a 3-1 record with a 2.15 ERA and also had a save ... allowed only seven earned runs in 29 and one-third innings with 33 strikeouts and seven walks ... held opponents to a .204 batting average and did not allow a home run ... made his first appearance with two runners on and produced an infield fly and a strikeout to end the threat against Michigan on Feb. 15 ... picked up his first win after tossing two-thirds of an inning against Pepperdine on Feb. 17 ... surrendered a run in an inning of work against Utah Valley on Feb. 21 ... pitched an inning the next day, striking out two and allowing an unearned run ... tossed a perfect inning against Wichita State on Feb. 28 ... pitched one and a third scoreless innings against LMU on Mar. 3 with two strikeouts and escaped a bases loaded jam in the seventh without allowing a run ... went an inning and two-thirds scoreless at Arizona State on Mar. 6 ... recorded a strikeout to end a scoring threat at ASU on Mar. 7 and picked up his second win ... needed only six pitches to get through an inning with a strikeout against George Washington on Mar. 11 ... overcame two walks for an inning and two-thirds scoreless against Cal State Fullerton on Mar. 20 and pitched another scoreless frame the next day ... went a career-high two and two-thirds at UC Santa Barbara, striking out four and retiring all seven batters he faced (one double play) ... ten-plus inning scoreless streak ended after giving up a run at UCSB on Mar. 29 ... retired the only batter he faced at UC Irvine on Apr. 11 to escape a bases loaded jam in the fifth ... struck out the side at San Diego in his only inning on Apr. 14 ... retired all seven batters, including striking out the side in the ninth, for a perfect two and a third innings of work against UC Riverside on Apr. 18 ... made two appearances at Cal Poly from Apr. 25-26 for a total of two scoreless innings ... recorded the last two out of the Dirtbags big comeback win on Apr. 26 for his only save ... allowed only one hit in two scoreless innings against UCLA on Apr. 28 ... suffered his only loss after surrendering two runs against Hawai'i on May 1 ... rebounded the next day with a scoreless frame ... tossed a scoreless inning at UNLV on May 5 ... gave up two runs on three hits in one-third of an inning at Indiana on May 10 ... pitched a scoreless inning against UC Davis on May 15 ... gave up three hits but kept UCD scoreless in an inning and a third on May 17 ... made two appearances at Cal State Fullerton on May 21 for a third of an inning and May 23 for two-thirds without surrendering a run.
(2014): Made three appearances as a freshman on the mound ... did not get a decision and posted a 27.00 ERA in 0.2 innings ... recorded two outs against Vanderbilt (2/14) but allowed two runs (one earned) ... did not record an out at Pepperdine (2/18) but allowed a run ... walked the only batter he faced against Indiana (3/15).
Canyon High School: Four-year letterwinner at Canyon HS in Anaheim, Calif. ... helped Canyon to a 22-6 record and a league championship ... selected as the team MVP and Pitcher of the Year as a senior ... hit .325 on the season and posted a 1.20 ERA.
Personal: Born in Newport Beach, Calif. to Darron and Karen ... an Academic All-Star in high school ... part of a men's community service league ... also recruited by La Salle ... majoring in Consumer Affairs.
2015 Highs Innings Pitched - 2.2, at UC Santa Barbara (3/28) Hits - 3, twice Runs - 2, twice Earned Runs - 2, twice Strikeouts - 4, at UC Santa Barbara Walks - 2, 3 times
Career Highs Innings Pitched - 2.2, at UC Santa Barbara (3/28) Hits - 3, twice Runs - 2, 3 times Earned Runs - 2, twice Strikeouts - 4, at UC Santa Barbara Walks - 2, 3 times