2014 Season (Junior): Appeared in one game for the Bearcats ...pitched 0.2 innings in his Cincinnati debut against UMass-Lowell (2/28) and did not allow a hit.
2013 Season (Sophomore at Wabash Valley College):First team All-America honors ... All-Region 24 team selection ... Great Rivers Conference Pitcher of the Year ... Region All-Tournament team selection ... All-Northern District team ... earned an 11-0 record in 15 appearances ... pitched 98.2 innings with a 0.82 ERA and 118 strikeouts.
2012 Season (Freshman at the University of Kentucky): Pitched 2 2/3 innings with five strikeouts.
High School: Three-year letterwinner at Eastern High School ... listed as a top-five player in the state of Kentucky by Perfect Game ... selected as a final-100 member for Team USA (2010) ... named first team All-State (2011) ... named second team All-State (2010) ... two-year Region 7 All-Star team member (2011, 2010) ... named Jefferson County's top sophomore in 2009 ...led Eastern with a 1.24 ERA, five complete games and two shutouts.
Personal: Full name is Michial Spencer Drake ... son of Kimberly and Rick Drake ... has a brother, Blake ... father Rick played baseball at Indiana State University ... brother Blake played minor league baseball in the Chicago White Sox organization ... has a cousin in AAA professional baseball ... majoring in criminal justice.