Bearcats Drop 15-4 Senior Day Decision
Isler set to start series opener Thursday
Isler strong on mound in first start of season
Bearcats Play in Joe Nuxhall Classic on Tuesday
Freshman RHP Ryan Atkinson strikes out 11 in first collegiate start
2012 (Senior): Appeared in 16 ballgames with three starts ... batted .273 with three runs, two RBIs, a .545 slugging percentage and a .360 on-base percentage ... hit 1 for 3 on Senior Day vs. Georgetown (5/19) ... went 1 for 2 with a double vs. USF (4/7) ... produced career-best five total bases at Butler (3/20) after batting 2 for 2 with two RBIs and a home run.
2011 Season (Junior): Appeared in 11 games, including one start ... started at third base at Rutgers (4/17) ... recorded career-high seven putouts at St. John's (3/27).
2010 Season (Sophomore): Played in 31 games and made 20 starts ... hit one home run and drove in five runs ... lone home run came in a pinch-hit situation against Penn State (2/26).
2009 Season (Freshman): Played in 21 games making 18 starts ... hit .220 on the season with two home runs and drove in 12 runs ... had two multi-hit games and three multi-RBI games ... collected first career hit in a 3-for-5 performance and also drove in a season-high three runs at St. John's (4/19) ... belted first career home run on May 5 against Ohio.
High School: Three-time all-district, two-time all-region, and two-time first-team all-Kentucky at Eastern High School ... played in the 2007 Kentucky junior All-Star Game ... a Top 50 prospect in the state of Kentucky as a senior ... holds 17 school records at Eastern High School ... owned a .415 career batting average and hit 20 career home runs, 63 career doubles, and drove in 157 career runs.
Personal: Born July 14, 1989 ... son of John and Nancy Jones.
Academic Major: Sport Administration.