25 student-athletes posted a fall 2013 grade-point average of 4.0.
Group honored in ceremony at Lindner Center.
Cincinnati battles No. 9 Louisville in the inaugural Reds Collegiate Invitational at Great American Ballpark
2013 BIG EAST PLAYER OF THE WEEK (4/22)
2014 Season (Sophomore): Finished the season with a 6.71 ERA through 14 appearances and six starts ... recorded 40 strikeouts ... ranked 10th in the league with 17 batters struck out looking ... struck out five batters in a two-inning relief appearance against Ohio State (5/13) ... went 4,0 innings with just one run an a pair of strikeouts against Army (5/4) ... pitched a season-high 7.0 innings against Temple (4/6), recording a career-high six strikeouts ... had five strikeouts in 5.1 innings pitched versus USF (3/30) ... collected his first win of the season over Dayton (3/11) with 7.0 innings pitched and a career-high six strikeouts ... made his season debut in the second game of the season against Elon (2/17), only allowing two hits in 4.0 innings.
2013 Season (Freshman): Named the BIG EAST Pitcher of the Week (4/22) ...made 13 appearances with 11 starts on the season ... led the team with four victories ... recorded the team's only complete game this season ... pitched a team-high 66.0 innings ... recorded 31 strikeouts ... held opponents to a .268 batting average while compiling a 4.09 ERA ... one of only eight BIG EAST pitchers to record a shutout ... had five strikeouts in 7.0 innings against Santa Clara (5/11) ... pitched a complete game shutout against Villanova (4/20), scattering three hits and striking out five ... earned his first career win against Rutgers (4/13) ... pitched 5.1 innings against Louisville (4/6) at Great American Ballpark ... saw his first career action from the bullpen against Florida Atlantic (2/16).
High School: A four-year letterwinner at Pendleton Heights High School ... drafted by the Chicago White Sox in the 36th round of the 2012 MLB First-Year Player Draft ... earned 2012 Pitcher of the Year honors from The Herald Bulletin ... named an IHSAA all-state honorable mention following his senior year ... hit .488 with nine doubles, five triples and 29 RBIs and produced a 7-1 win-loss record with a 2.51 ERA and 81 strikeouts in 47.1 innings pitched as a senior ... named to the 2012 Indianapolis Star Super Team ... an all-Hoosier Heritage Conference selection his junior and senior seasons ... received a 2012 Rawlings All-America Central Region honorable mention and a 2011 Perfect Game Underclass All-America honorable mention ... as a junior, batted .371 with 10 doubles, five home runs and 26 RBIs and recorded a 6-3 pitching record with a 1.20 ERA and 35 strikeouts in 41 innings ... a three-time all-Madison County honoree ... helped guide the Arabians to a Class 4A, Section 9 championship as a freshman ... earned four letters on the Pendleton Heights football team as a quarterback ... led the Arabians to back-to-back sectional championships as a junior and senior ... awarded all-conference honors as a junior when he threw for 1,592 yards and 18 touchdowns ... tossed for another 1,595 yards and 19 TDs as a senior.