|Hometown:||Orland Park, Ill.|
|High School:||Carl Sandberg HS|
Was slated to miss the entire season following arm surgery but returned in the season finale at Dartmouth on 4/29 for an improbable appearance, earning a save in an 8-7 win with two strikeouts against just one hit in 1.2 innings of relief to spoil Dartmouth's hopes of hosting the Ivy League Championship Series.
Threw 4.0 innings of two-hit, scoreless relief at Penn on 4/2 ... Threw 2.2 innings of hitless relief with three strikeouts vs. Princeton on 4/9 ... Earned a save against Yale on 4/24 by throwing the last 3.2 innings and striking out three while allowing three hits.
Struck out two batters in 2.0 innings of relief in a 6-5 win at Stetson (3/6) ... Threw a scoreless inning of relief at Gardner-Webb (3/15) ... Struck out three batters in 4.2 innings of relief at UNC Greensboro (3/17) ... Had two strikeouts in a scoreless inning of relief at Charlotte (3/21) ... Earned a save at Sacred Heart (3/27) with three strikeouts on 1.1 innings of work ... Earned a save against Penn with 2.0 innings of scoreless relief (4/10).
Tied for the team lead with 14 appearances while also making three starts ... Had two wins and walked just eight batters in 27.1 innings ... Threw 1.1 innings of one-hit relief at Centenary on 3/21 ... Made his first start against No. 2 LSU (2/24), throwing 4.1 innings and allowing four hits and three earned runs ... Struck out three batters and allowed two earned runs in 6.0 innings in a win over Cornell on 4/4 ... Worked out of a bases loaded relief jam in the first game of a doubleheader against Yale on 4/12, retiring two batters in a scoreless appearance ... Also recorded a pair of outs with a strikeout in a game-two victory against Yale ... Earned another relief win against Yale on 4/14 with a scoreless ninth inning in which he inherited a runner but erased him on a double play ball following a popup out ... Allowed three hits and one run in 2.2 innings of relief at Brown on 4/19.
Senior captain at Carl Sandburg High School ... Named all-conference and all-area as a senior ... Named to state's all-summer tournament team ... National Honor Society ... Founded high school's chapter of Fellowship of Christian Athletes ... Nominated to Superintendent Advisory committee of District.