Will Prater and Cameron Blaquiere tally three hits apiece in season-ending loss
WCU travels to SoCon tournament on Tuesday morning
WCU continues Kentucky road swing Wednesday at Morehead State
Nine Catamounts graduate with honors; four summa cum laude
Catamounts homer three times in series finale
2017 (Junior): Made 10 relief appearances out of the bullpen ... Tossed 12.1 innings, posting a 0-1 record with a 4.38 ERA ... Only allowed runs in two of his 10 appearances with just three of the 10 hits allowed going for extra bases ... Struck out seven on the season, recording at least one strikeout in six of his appearances ... Seven of his 10 appearances were an inning or shorter ... Tossed a WCU career-long 2.2 relief innings at Gardner-Webb (April 19) ... Named to the 2016-17 Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll; Summer League: Returned home to pitch for the SLO Blues in the California Collegiate League ... Appeared in five games, tossing 12 innings with an 0-1 record and one hold ... Struck out 10 with just two walks, posting a 2.25 ERA.
Prior to Western Carolina: Transferred to WCU from Cuesta CC in California ... After redshirting a year, made four appearances last year with one start, tossing five and two-thirds innings ... Struck out five against two walks ... Played as a prep at San Luis Obispo High where he was an All-SLO County selection ... Played summer ball for his hometown SLO Blues alongside several returning Catamounts including RHP Korey Anderson and LHP Brendan Nail.
Career Game Highs:
Innings Pitched: 3.1, CANISIUS-2 (2/23/18)
Strikeouts: 4, CANISIUS-2 (2/23/18)
Walks: 2, twice (MR: at Furman, 5/4/18)