2012: Made 17 appearances out of the bullpen … composed a 3.57 ERA, lowest of any reliever on the squad … struck out 16 hitters in 17.2 innings on the mound … worked 1.2 scoreless innings in two stints at the BIG EAST Championships … pitched 1.2 scoreless innings to record a save against Villanova (5/19) ... retired only batter faced against Iona (5/16) ... appeared against West Virginia (4/13) and Connecticut (4/20) ... finished the win over St. John’s (4/6) with a perfect ninth inning ... went 2.1 innings at Columbia (4/4) with three strikeouts and one run allowed ... struck out the side in one inning at Georgetown (4/1) ... held the lead at Seton Hall (3/24) in the eighth inning, inducing a popup with the bases loaded and a two-run lead ... closed out the FAU series with a scoreless inning with two strikeouts (3/11) ... made two appearances in the Georgia Tech series ... pitched two innings of scoreless relief against the Yellow Jackets (3/3)… pitched an inning of relief at ODU (2/25) ... pitched 0.2 scoreless innings in the season opener at Miami (2/17).
2011: Appeared in 17 games as a sophomore in relief on the mound ... finished first on team with 13 games finished ... finished second on the team in pitching appearances with 17 ... led team with five saves (vs. Michigan 2/26, at Old Dominion 3/15, Louisville 3/27, at West Virginia 5/19-20) … had two strikeouts in two different appearances at Miami (2/18, 2/20) ... had 16 strikeouts in 16.1 innings ... pitched two innings in the game at USF (4/08) and finished with two strikeouts.
2010: True freshman who made 14 appearances with six starts … posted a 2-2 record with a 5.93 earned run average … posted 27 strikeouts in 44 innings in his rookie season … earned a spot in the weekend rotation for four games … made first collegiate start at Florida Atlantic (3/17) and pitched five innings without surrendering a run to go along with four strikeouts to earn first career win in RU’s 2-0 victory … victory snapped a 12-game losing streak to the Owls … struck out three in three innings of relief to earn second victory of the week at Old Dominion (3/20) … was named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll for performances against FAU and ODU … matched season-long outing with five innings in a no-decision against No. 24 Pittsburgh (4/1) … matched season-high strikeout total of four in 3.2 innings of relief against St. John’s (5/21) … longest relief appearance was 3.2 innings at No. 12 Louisville (5/10) and against St. John’s (5/21) … started BIG EAST Tournament semifinal game against Connecticut and worked into the fifth inning with three strikeouts … picked up first collegiate save with two innings of shutout relief against Georgetown (3/28).
Prior to Rutgers: Four-year varsity letterwinner at Montville High School … two-time All-State Group III and All-Morris County selection and three-time All-Conference pick … owned a 0.75 earned run average with 97 strikeouts in 46 innings and posted a 6-1 record as a senior … 0.95 earned run average and 75 strikeouts in 47 innings with a 9-1 record as a junior … spent sophomore season as a closer with a 3-0 record and six saves … born Nov. 9, 1990.