Second-year head coach Rob Smith excited about team's potential
2013: Transitioned from the infield to being one of the team's top relievers... Appeared in 33 games and logged 42 innings... Finished the season with a 34 k's and a 6.21 ERA with a 1-4 record with a team-high three saves... Got his win in a 4-3 game against Bowling Green (May 11)... Picked up saves against High Point (March 3), Xavier (April 2) and Buffalo (May 5).
2012: Finished the year with a .301 batting average... He also smacked three home runs and drove in 14 runs, while scoring 13... Appeared in 25 games, making 21 starts primarily at third base... Tallied one hit and drove in a run in his collegiate debut against West Virginia State (March 6)... Went 2-for-3 with an RBI against Oakland (March 9)... Collected six hits and drove in four runs in the Bobcats' 3-1 series victory over IPFW... Drove in a season-high four runs and hit a double to lead Ohio to a convincing 19-10 victory over Northern Illinois (April 8)... Registered a pair of hits at Ohio State (April 10)... Closed out the season on a high note as he went 2-for-4 with three RBI against Buffalo in the Mid-American Conference Championship (May 24).
High School: A four time baseball letterwinner, he is currently the all-time leader in RBIs and second in runs scored at Indian Valley High School... Awarded First Team All-PAC 2009-2011 and First Team Eastern District 2009-2010... Named PAC Player of the Year and Second Team All-Ohio in 2011... Helped lead his team to a 92-17 record over his four-year career... Team earned the League Champion title 2008-2010 and was named Division III State Champions in 2009.
Personal: Son of Sam and Shelly Cozart... Has two siblings, Nathan and Ashley... Hobbies include baseball, weightlifting, hanging out with friends and spending time with family... Majoring in Sports Management.