Bobcats and Falcons return to action on Saturday at 1 p.m.
2014: Started 13 of the 14 games he pitched... Finished the season with a 4.62 ERA and 45 strikeouts... Pitched 2.2 scoreless innings against SIUE (March 1)... Threw 7.1 scoreless innings with seven strikeouts against Longwood (March 9)... Led the starters in ERA, 4.62, and led the team in opponents batting average, .271.
Prior to Ohio: Comes to Ohio as the 43rd overall ranked player in the state of Ohio according to PrepBaseballReport.com... Three-year letterwinner in baseball... Pitched 53.1 innings, allowed just 24 hits, 23 runs and allowed just nine earned runs, while striking out 87 during the 2011-12 season... Helped his high school squad to an 18-12 season... Posted back-to-back one hit shutout games in 2011-12...Earned All-District and All-Conference honors following the season.
Personal: Born Sept. 6, 1994... Son of Tracey and Jefferey Rudnicki... Has one brother - Zachary, who attending the University of Toledo... Lists his favorite team as the Cleveland Indians and his favorite athlete as the Cleveland Indians... Enjoys hanging out with friends and family... Intends to major in athletic training.