WCU to play four games this week, three in Cullowhee
Career Notes: Finished with 68 relief appearances in two seasons for the Catamounts, tied for 16th all-time in the school's record books for career appearances ... Posted a career 3-1 record with two saves through 73 career innings pitched.
2011 (Redshirt Senior): Led the Catamounts for a second-straight season with 34 appearances (2nd in SoCon) out of the bullpen, tossing 33.2 innings ... Averaged right at one inning per appearance on the season ... Posted a team-best and career-low 2.14 ERA on the year with a 2-0 record and one save ... Limited left-handed batters to just a .185 (5-of-27) batting average on the season ... Opponents only stole three bases in five attempts against him on the year ... Struck out a career-best four in three innings of relief in game two of a double-header at Davidson (3/27) ... Tossed 2.2 innings out of the bullpen in his final game as a collegiate, striking out three including third team All-American third baseman Matt Leeds ... Did not allow a run in three and a third innings of relief in the Southern Conference tournament.
2010 (Redshirt Junior): Made a team-high 34 appearances out of the bullpen, tossing 39.1 innings in relief with a 1-1 record and one save ... Posted a 7.32 ERA as a reliever, striking out 26 against 19 walks in 39.1 innings ... Used primarily in a situational role, often times to get out of a jam in latter innings ... Earned his first career save in just his second appearance, tossing an inning and a third in relief in the 6-3 WCU win over Gardner-Webb in the season-opening weekend ... Tallied his first WCU win by tossing an inning of relief against nationally-ranked Clemson, striking out one in hitless, scoreless relief ... Opponents only hit .292 against the right-hander on the season ... In 12 chances on the hill, did not commit an error with eight assists and started one double-play.
Prior to Western: Played two seasons at Young Harris College in Young Harris, Ga. ... Held a 2-0 record with four saves and a 2.01 ERA during his freshman campagin at Young Harris College, where he won a conference and the NJCAA Region XVII Championship ... Completed a perfect 5-0 record with a pair of saves and a 2.53 ERA for Young Harris during his sophomore season ... Set a school record for career appearances with 58 ... Graduated from the Gilman School in Baltimore, Md., in 2006.
Personal: Full name is Andrew Michael Chilcoat ... Son of Michael and Marsha Chilcoat ... Has one sister, Kaitlin Snook ... Teammate of Catamount, Austin Schultz at Young Harris College.
Career Game Highs: Innings Pitched: 4.1, at Appalachian State (5/9/11) Strikeouts: 4, at Davidson-2 (3/27/11) Walks: 3, at Col. of Charleston (4/1/11)