2013: Appeared in 26 games, all in relief... Pitched 35 innings with a 5.91 ERA, 17 strikeouts and one save... Earned the save against Eastern Michigan (March 29)... Had a span of five appearances without allowing a run from March 23-April 3... Struck out three in 3.1 innings against Bowling Green (May 12).
Prior to Ohio: He attended Seven Hills High School and played for Coach Brian Phelps... Earned three varsity letters... Posted a .52 ERA his senior season with an 8-1 record on the mound... Served as team captain in 2011 and 2012... Earned First Team All-State, First Team All-City and First Team All-League in 2012... Threw the first perfect game in school history in 2012... Also played club baseball for the Cincinnati Flames for nine years... Played basketball for two years and served as team captain in 2012. Personal: Born on August 18, 1994... Son of Joe and Donna... Enjoys watching television and spending time with friends... Volunteers at Good Samaritan Hospital... Plans to major in Psychology and be a Sports Psychologist.