Seven hitters post multi-hit games for Catamounts in 16-hit outing
2017 (Redshirt Junior): Made 15 relief appearances, finishing with a 1-2 overall record … Tossed 17.0 innings with 18 strikeouts against 12 walks … 10 of his appearances were exactly one inning in relief … Posted strikeouts in nine of his 15 outings including two-or-more K’s in five games … Of 31 base hits allowed, just eight went for extra bases … Made his WCU debut in tournament action against North Carolina A&T (Feb. 19), walking one in an inning of one-hit, scoreless relief in the WCU victory … Struck out his WCU career-high four in a career-long four innings of work out of the bullpen in a win over Savannah State (April 25); Summer League: Scheduled to pitch for the Gastonia (N.C.) Grizzlies in the Coastal Plain League.
Prior to Western Carolina: Transferred to WCU from Catawba Valley CC ... Last season at CVCC, made 22 relief appearances with a 2-3 overall record and seven saves over 27.1 innings pitched ... Boasted an ERA of 1.32 ... Struck out 32 batters against 11 walks ... Played as a prep at Bessemer City HS.