** 2014 LOUISVILLE SLUGGER ALL-AMERICA SECOND TEAM **
2014: Selected in the fifth round of the 2014 MLB First-Year Player Draft by the New York Mets... Named to Louisville Slugger All-America Second Team... Named to the All-America Third Team by Baseball America... Named BIG EAST Pitcher of the Year... Named to the All-BIG EAST First Team... Named College Sports Madness Pitcher of the Year and First Team selection... Named a Golden Spikes Award semifinalist... Named to the ABCA All-East Region First Team... Named NJCBA Pitcher of the Year... Named to the NJCBA First Team... Named ECAC Pitcher of the Year... Named an ECAC First Team All-Star... Named Seton Hall's Senior Male Athlete of the Year... Finished the season as the BIG EAST's leader in wins, ERA, opponent batting average, innings pitched, strikeouts, complete games and shutouts... Tied Seton Hall's single-season record with 12 victories... Ranks third on Seton Hall's single-season strikeout list with 111... Ranks second on Seton Hall's all-time single-season innings pitched list with 116.1... Went 12-2 with a 1.62 ERA in 116.1 innings pitched... Struck out 111 batters with only 20 walks... Batters hit just .158 against him... Pitched his third complete-game shutout of the season in a 1-0 victory over St. John's in round one of the BIG EAST Championship to complete his career... Tossed seven shutout innings in a victory over Xavier on May 9... Named to BIG EAST Pitcher of the Week on May 5... Won a battle of the aces at Creighton on May 2, throwing his sixth complete game of the season, while giving up just two earned runs... Named to the College Baseball Hall of Fame National Pitcher of the Year Watch List... Named one of five NCAA National Players of the Week on April 28... Named ECAC Pitcher of the Week on April 28... Named BIG EAST Pitcher of the Week on April 28... Threw a two-hit, complete-game shutout with a career-high 13 strikeouts and no walks vs. Villanova on April 25 Surrendered just one hit over six innings and struck out nine batters at Georgetown on April 17... Named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on April 14... Tossed eight one-hit innings, while striking out a career-high 12 batters vs. NYIT on April 11... Named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on March 31... Scattered just two hits over eight shutout innings with a career-high 11 strikeouts and just one walk at Iona on March 28... Named BIG EAST Pitcher of the Week on March 24... Threw his third complete game of the season, while giving up just one run and striking out five vs. FDU on March 21... Named BIG EAST Pitcher of the Week on March 17... Pitched his first career complete-game shutout, while scattering just four hits and striking out six without a walk vs. Manhattan on March 14... Named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on March 11... Improved to 4-0 with seven innings of four-run baseball at James Madison on March 8... Named BIG EAST Pitcher of the Week on March 3... Earned his third victory of the season with eight innings and just one earned run with seven strikeouts and no walks at #22 Arizona on Feb. 28... Named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on Feb. 24... Pitched his first career complete game with a career-high eight strikeouts with just one walk at Richmond on Feb. 22... Named BIG EAST Pitcher of the Week on Feb. 17... Began the 2014 season with a victory at Oklahoma with six innings and just one earned run, while striking out five and walking just two on Feb. 14.2013: Named to the NJCBA All-Second Team... Made 15 appearances and nine starts... Ranked fourth in the BIG EAST in fewest hits allowed (58) and tied for second in fewest runs allowed (23)... Made debut as a starting pitcher and pitched to a 2.68 ERA in nine starts... Overall went 5-2 with a 3.24 ERA... Named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on April 1 following his career-best 7.1 innings of three-hit shutout baseball against Connecticut on March 28... Pitched 5.2 innings and gave up just one unearned run vs. Manhattan on March 15... Gave up just one earned run in seven innings in a victory at Monmouth on April 23... Limited #20 USF to just two earned runs over 6.2 innings on May 11.
2012: Made eight appearances out of the bullpen...Logged a scoreless inning in his season debut at Tennessee (2/26)...Kept Saint Joseph's (5/8) off the board in 1.1 innings of work...Blanked Pittsburgh (5/11) over three perfect innings, his longest outing of the year...Did not allow a run or a hit in 2.1 innings at St. John's (5/18).
2011: Struck out one batter in two-thirds scoreless innings of relief at Monmouth (4/26)... Earned the save pitching a scoreless two-thirds of an inning against Monmouth (4/27)...BIG EAST Academic All-Star.
High School/Personal: Member of the baseball team for three seasons...Named third team all-county and all-conference, performance of the year in Somerset County, and MVP of the Somerset County Final his senior year...Posted a 3.00 ERA with a 3-0 record his junior season and a 4.20 ERA with a 3-1 record his senior season...Also played three seasons as center on the basketball team where he was named to first team all-conference, first team all-defense all-conference, and all-county during his senior campaign...Set the school record for most blocks in a single season his senior year...Helped lead the basketball team to the Central Jersey Group IV State Championship and the Delaware East Division Championship...Undecided business major...Born Jan. 15, 1992.