|High School:||Brophy College Prep|
SOPHOMORE (2014): Split time as a starter and a relief pitcher, beginning the season in the four-man starting rotation and returning to the weekend rotation in late April … went 2-5 with a 3.90 ERA between 16 appearances and nine starts on the season … posted better than a 3:1 strikeout-to-walk ratio with 43 strikeouts and 13 walks in 64.2 innings … made the start, threw 7.0 innings and allowed three runs (one earned) on eight hits with one walk and one strikeout Feb. 16 vs. Nevada ... started and threw 5.0 innings, allowing five runs (four earned) on nine hits with two walks and no strikeouts Feb. 23 vs. Notre Dame ... started and threw 4.0 innings, allowing four runs (three earned) on seven hits with no walks and three strikeouts March 4 at Cal Poly ... allowed four runs (two earned) on five hits with no walks and one strikeout in 3.2 innings March 9 vs. Washington … struck out three in 3.1 innings while allowing one earned run on two hits in his first relief appearance of the season March 13 vs. Penn State … gave up two unearned runs with three strikeouts in 2.2 relief innings March 30 at Pacific … allowed one hit and struck out two in 2.0 innings April 11 at Gonzaga … retired all eight batters he faced with two strikeouts in 3.0 shutout innings April 19 at San Diego … made his fifth start of the season and struck out three in 5.1 innings April 27 vs. LMU … tied a career-best 7.0 innings pitched and struck out a career-high nine batters (breaking his previous high mark of three Ks) while allowing no runs on four hits May 4 at San Francisco … pitched a career-high 8.0 innings and allowed one earned run on five hits with one walk and five strikeouts to pick up his second consecutive victory May 10 at BYU … struck out five in 6.1 innings, allowing six runs (five earned) on nine hits with no walks as part of the seventh straight Bronco win with Steffens on the mound May 18 vs. Saint Mary’s … started, pitched 5.0+ innings and allowed four runs (three earned) on five hits with three walks and four strikeouts May 23 vs. Gonzaga at the WCC Baseball Championship.
FRESHMAN (2013): Appeared in 12 games ... Threw 2.0 innings and struck out one against Cal on Mar. 12 ... pitched 2.1 shutout innings with a strikeout on March 23 at Pepperdine ... fanned one in 0.2 innings vs. San Diego on April 21 ... struck out 1 in 2.0 innings April 26 at Saint Mary's ... threw 0.2 inning with one strikeout on May 17 at LMU.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Brophy College Prep in Phoenix, Ariz. … had a 1.60 ERA as a senior … team went 26-10 and was State runner-up … top pitcher award from coaches … First-Team All-Region … Second-Team All-State … Northern Region All-Star Team.
PERSONAL: Son of Mark and Catherine...has two siblings; Rebecca (22) and Jane (19)...hobbies include golf, skating, being active and spending time with friends and family...majoring in antrhopology