2012 (Senior): Pitched in 17 games out of the bullpen, posting a 3.97 ERA with a 17-8 strikeout-to-walk total in 22.2 innings ... tossed a season-high 3.2 innings at Miami Univ. (5/9) and struck out a season-best four batters ... did not allow an earned run in 11 of 17 appearances, including a streak of eight straight appearances from March 4 vs. Oakland through April 18 at Ohio State ... struck out three in three innings vs. Xavier (4/25), allowing just one run ... punched out two batters in one scoreless inning at Ohio State (4/18) and at No. 2 Kentucky (4/17) ... appeared in 10 games as a position player with six starts, posting a .200 average (4 for 20) with one RBI and four runs scored ... tied career high with two hits after batting 2 for 3 with one run scored vs. Rutgers (4/29) in his first appearance in the starting lineup since May 15, 2010.
2011 Season (Junior): Appeared in 22 games ... pitched 34.1 innings, gave up 21 earned runs on 39 hits while striking out 22 ... accumulated a 5.50 ERA ... pitched 4 innings, allowed 2 hits and struck out 2 while picking up the win vs. Ohio State (2/18) ... batted 0 for 4 and scored one run at the plate.
2010 Summer: Played for Grand Lake Mariners of the Great Lakes League ... named to the Great Lakes League All-Star Team ... hit .315 with 7 doubles, 17 RBI and had a .422 on-base % ... on the mound he was 2-0 with a save, threw 35 innings allowing only 6 walks and striking out 19 with a 4.37 ERA.
2010 Season (Sophomore): Made 35 appearances in the field and as a pitcher, including 23 starts in the field and made 13 appearances out of the bullpen ... hit .197 for the season, drove in five runs, and scored 12 times ... collected four multi-hit games on the season ... belted his lone home run of the season in the opener at Florida Atlantic and finished 2-for-3 with a RBI and run scored (2/19) ... posted a perfect 2-0 record and a 3.91 ERA in 23.0 innings ... struck out 23, including a career-high five batters against Pittsburgh (5/14), and walked just nine on the season.
2009 Season (Freshman): Played in 32 games, making 20 starts as a pitcher and first baseman ... hit .198 with three home runs and nine RBI ... recorded first hit in first career game against Ohio State (2/22) ... posted two multi-hit and multi-RBI games ... hit first career home run on April 29 versus Xavier ... both multi-hit games came in back-to-back games at West Virginia (5/10) and at Ohio (5/12) ... made four appearances on the mound, including two starts ... picked up first career save with 3.0 innings of relief against Bradley on March 7.
High School: Three-time second-team all-Ohio selection ... named all-area three times, including Dayton area Player of the Year as a senior ... conference Player of the Year as a senior ... named a TPX Preseason All-American prior to senior season ... part of Springboro team that won two league titles and two sectional championships.
Personal: Born Nov. 10, 1989 ... son of Jim and Jackie Hough.