44 Mac Lardner
Gonzaga scored all four runs in the seventh and eighth innings
GU will make its second appearance in three years in NCAAs
Jake Vieth hit 2 HRs and drove in six runs
Gonzaga took two of three in this season's series against the Lions
GU placed five players among the all-conference teams
2018: The left-handed pitcher appeared in 16 games with 16 starts …pitched a total of 100.2 innings on the season with a 2.95 ERA…tallied up 73 strikeouts while only allowing 28 walks…finished with a 7-4 overall record…recorded a season-high eight strikeouts against New Mexico State on May 13, helping the Zags to the 10-2 win…was the only left-handed pitcher to be named All-WCC Second Team…named to the WCC All-Tournament Team after helping Gonzaga to a 17-2 rout over Pepperdine in the WCC Baseball Championships title game, pitching 7.2 innings allowing just two runs on six hits with seven strikeouts and no walks.
2017: Made 13 appearances in freshman season, starting six games...went 3-1 with 3.99 ERA in 49.2 IP...37/17 strikeout/walk ratio...started collegiate debut Feb. 18 versus Duke, striking out eight batters and allowing one run in six innings...3.2 innings in relief Feb. 25 at UCLA, allowing two runs...4.1 frames of one-run ball March 21 versus Washington in home debut...earned win after 2.0 scoreless innings in game one March 25 versus San Francisco...started April 3 at UCSB, picking up win after five innings with five strikeouts and one unearned run allowed...equaled season and career high with six innings pitched while allowing one run, fanning four batters May 27 in WCC Championships final round versus BYU.
Templeton High School: Played baseball all four years, manning first base and the pitcher's mound...tossed 272.2 innings with a 1.46 ERA while striking out 282, walking just 72, and going 27-12...named Max Preps First Team All-American, Max Preps First Team All-State, Under Armour Preseason All-American...made final cut for Team USA...four-year varsity captain...named to the Honor Roll and Student of the Month.
Club Experience: Played club ball for Trosky Baseball out of Monterey, California...pitched 34 innings in summer of senior year, striking out 42, walking seven, and posting 1.27 ERA...named Trosky 6th Tool Player of the Year.
Personal: Parents are Leota and Brian...has five siblings: Lexi, Lizzie, Robbie, Macer, and Tim...godfather Mike Krukow played 14 years in MLB with San Francisco, Chicago (NL), and Philadelphia, making the All-Star Game in 1986...majoring in business...chose Gonzaga because "the coaches, players, professors, advisors, and tutors made me feel right at home on my recruiting visit. Not only does Gonzaga perform at a high level on the field, they also excel in the classroom and that had a big impact on my decision. Choosing Gonzaga was the best decision I have ever made. Go Zags!"...his first language was Spanish.
06/06/2018 - Schubert, Legumina Selected On Day Three of MLB Draft
06/06/2018 - Baseball's Yake Named to Collegiate Baseball's Freshman All-America Team
06/05/2018 - Daniel Bies Selected in the Seventh Round of the 2018 MLB Draft
06/04/2018 - Baseball's Pinorini, Trube Named NCAA All-Region
06/03/2018 - Baseball's Season Ends with 10-4 Loss to No. 18 UCLA
06/02/2018 - Baseball Stays Alive with 8-2 Win Over Canisius
06/01/2018 - Baseball Drops Heartbreaker vs. UCLA, 6-5