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Billy Welsh
Billy Welsh

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Westlake, Ohio

High School:
Westlake

Last College:
Tennessee Tech

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 194

Position:
RHP

Experience:
2L

B/T:
R/R



2008 Game-by-Game Stats
2007 Game-by-Game Stats

Career:

  • Tied for eighth on career saves list with seven.

    2008 Season (Senior):

  • Appeared in 13 games before being sidelined in early April with mononucleosis.
  • Saved all three games of Bearcat sweep at Connecticut (4/5-4/6).
  • Allowed just four runs in 17.1 innings, with all four coming in single outing (vs. Miami (Ohio), 4/1).
  • Earned the win with 3.2 shutout innings of relief vs. USF (3/22; game 2).

    2007 Season (Junior):

  • Tied for 14th on the UC single season saves list with four. Also tied for 10th in the BIG EAST in the category.
  • Struck out season-high three in three different outings.
  • Worked season-best 3.2 innings at Pittsburgh (3/25).
  • Pitched three hitless innings in Bearcats' debut at Florida Atlantic (2/9).
  • Picked up saves in consecutive outings at Austin Peay (2/19) and North Carolina A&T (2/24).
  • Preserved series opening victory over Notre Dame (4/5) with one inning save.

    At Tennessee Tech: Appeared in 18 games, with six starts in two seasons ... held a 2-1 record as a freshman and a 1-2 mark during sophomore campaign ... turned in best career outing against Canisius as a sophomore, allowing just one unearned run and two hits, with five strikeouts.

    High School: A two-time first team all-conference choice at Westlake High ... was 9-0 with a 1.30 ERA as a senior, earning first team all-county honors... finished career with a 18-4 record, 160 strikeouts and four shutouts ... also played first base, hitting .380 with four home runs during career.

    Personal: Born Sept. 18, 1985 ... son of Bill and Melody Welsh.

    Academic Major: Communications.

    Honors: Bearcat Scholar (2007).


    Welsh's Career Statistics

    YearERAW-LAppGSCGSVIPHRERBBSO
    2005*9.002-11420038.06544381616
    2006*4.941-2440023.22415131312
    20073.621-21600427.12515111017
    20082.081-01300317.1114417
    Career!3.022-22900744.23619151124
    *at Tennessee Tech; !Cincinnati totals only