WCU to celebrate back-to-back regular season SoCon championships
WCU Baseball in the final NCAA statistical rankings
153 Catamounts honored
Adam Martin homers, Bradley Strong moves into second with 13th career triple
Catamounts to face No. 4 Georgia Southern Thursday at 10 am
Prior to Western Carolina: Pitched at NAIA and Appalachian Athletic Conference-member, Montreat College ... As a senior, Fussell made 10 appearances including eight starts with one complete game, tossing 43.1 innings with 46 strikeouts against 12 walks with a 4.57 ERA and a 1-4 record. He limited opponents to a .219 batting average against last year with just 10 of the 35 hits allowed going for extra bases ... Had Tommy John surgery in 2012;
Summer League: During the summer of 2013, was a Southern Collegiate Baseball League (SCBL) All-Star after leading the league in strikeouts (55 in 33.0 innings) with a 3-1 record and 1.09 earned run average for the Morganton Aggies ... Went to the Coastal Plain League with the Wilson Tobs where he was 1-2 with a 2.70 ERA and 10 strikeouts in 13.1 innings.
High School: Played high school baseball at Reynolds High, graduating in 2008.
Personal: Is the son of William and Susan Fussell ... Has a sister.
Career Game Highs:
Innings Pitched: 7.0, WOFFORD (3/29/14)
Strikeouts: 9, twice (MR: WOFFORD, 3/29/14)
Walks: 3, three times: (MR: WOFFORD, 3/29/14)