| Luke Howard
2005: Started in eight games, gaining a 3-2 record... appeared in a total of 15 games... was tied for second on the team in wins... third on the team with a .600 win-loss percentage... struck out a total of 31 batters... recorded five strike outs in five innings of work against Cleveland State on May 3... did not give up an earned run in five seperate appearances including a 6.1 inning outing against Ball State on May 8.
2005 Season Highs/Lows:
High - 6.1, vs Ball State (5/8)
Low - 0.2, at Furman (2/27)
High - 8, three times
Low - 0, at UNC Greensboro (3/4)
Earned Runs Allowed
High - 8, at Campbell (2/18)
Low - 0, five times
High - 4, at UNC Greensboro (3/4)
Low - 0, six times
High - 5, at Cleveland State (5/3)
Low - 0, three times
2004: Redshirted with an arm injury.
2003 (at Purdue): Posted a 3-3 record and 5.34 ERA for the Purdue Boilermakers... made nine appearances (seven starts), totaling 32.0 innings... struck out nine batters, while walking 14 and allowing 32 hits...limited opposing hitters to a .264 average.
2002 (at Purdue): Saw action in eight games, all out of the bullpen...picked up a 1-2 record in better than 10 innings of work...finished the season with three strikeouts.
2001 (at Purdue): Made 18 appearances, including four starts...threw 30.1 innings and saw action in four Big Ten games...struck out 14 hitters...collected his first career collegiate win against Butler, throwing four innings without allowing an earned run...pitched 2.2 innings in the Big Ten Tournament.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned four letters in baseball, three in football and two in basketball... had a varsity ERA of under two... all-state as a senior as well as all-conference... team MVP as a senior.
PERSONAL: Sociology major... son of Kelly & Jayte Howard... born April 18, 1981.