New Mexico moves to an imporant Mountain West series this weekend at Nevada
UNM rallied for a 6-5 11-inning win in game one but lost game two 8-2
UNM begins its season Friday, Feb. 15 at Isotopes Park against the Oklahoma State Cowboys
DJ Peterson, Jake McCasland and Mitch Garver all rank as top 300 prospects by PerfectGame.org
Lobos and Aggies combine for 22 runs and 34 hits
Photos from the Lobos championship run.
SOPHOMORE (2012): Appeared in 12 games, including two starts ... posted a 6.43 ERA in 21 innings with an 0-1 record ... struck out 19 and allowed only six extra-base hits ... started two games against New Mexico St., one on Mar. 13 and one on May 15 ... struck out the side in his only inning of work against Oklahoma on Mar. 3 ... pitched at least an inning in his final 11 appearances, striking out at least one batter in each game ... made four assists and one putout in the field without committing an error.
FRESHMAN (2011): Started 15 games for the Lobos and posted a 2-6 record with a 6.34 ERA ... pitched 76.2 innings, which was the second-highest total on the team ... earned first win of season Mar. 25 against UNLV ... went 7.1 innings and allowed only one run on four hits and two walks, while matching his season-high with seven strikeouts ... threw a complete game shutout against Air Force on May 7 to pick up his second win ... only allowed four hits but walked a season-high five batters ... one of only three Lobos pitchers to start more than five games ... of the 42 batters he struck out, 16 of them struck out looking ... hurled 46.1 innings before allowing his first (and only) home run of the season.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Piedra Vista High School in Farmington, N.M. ... graduated in 2010 ... lettered in football and baseball ... was an All-State football selection in 2008 ... helped team win the New Mexico 4A Baseball Championship in 2010 ... was a three-time All-State selection in baseball ... named New Mexico's Baseball Player of the Year in 2010 ... hold high school's single season home run record with 14 ... coached by Mike McGaha.