Long Beach State (2014): Started six games on the mound before missing the last two months of the season due to injury ... posted an 0-3 record with a 5.47 ERA, starting mainly on Sundays ... pitched three innings in each of his first two starts at Pepperdine (2/18) and at UC Irvine (2/23) ... had a solid performance against Arizona on Mar. 4, allowing six hits and just one run in six innings ... also struck out four at Arizona but did not get the decision ... went 7.1 against Indiana while striking out four and walking none ... allowed only one run and five hits in the no-decision effort ... went three innings but allowed six runs on Mar. 23 at Cal State Fullerton in his final start.
Santa Rosa CC: An All-American as a sophomore and First Team All-Conference as a freshman ... Led Santa Rosa to a conference championship as a sophomore.
High School: Three-year letterwinner at Cardinal Newman HS in Santa Rosa, Calif. ... Earned postseason honors in all three years as a pitcher ... Selected to the All-Empire First Team in 2009 and 2010 ... Named the Pitcher of the Year for the league in 2011 ... also helped the Cardinals to two league championships in three years.
Personal: Born in Windsor, Calif. ... Parents are Richard and Maryann Alexander ... Has two brothers who played professional baseball ... His brother Stuart played in the Marlins organization from 2005-10 and his brother Scott currently pitches in the Royals organization ... Majoring in American Studies.