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John Anderson

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Shreveport, La.

High School:
Captain Shreve HS

Last College:
Bossier Parish CC

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 205

Position:
RHP

Experience:
2L

Bats/Throws:
R/R

John Anderson

Louisiana Tech Statistics
Year ERA W L App GS CG SHO CBO SV IP H R ER BB SO B/Avg WP HBP BK
2009 6.61 1 0 17 4 0 0 1 0 32.2 42 27 24 17 28 .307 3 4 0
2008 5.86 7 3 19 7 0 0 0 2 50.2 62 46 33 23 50 .304 4 9 1
Totals 6.16 8 3 36 11 0 0 1 2 83.1 104 73 57 40 78 .305 7 13 1

2011: Faced three batters against UT Arlington (5/3) in his first debut since May 22, 2009 against New Mexico State... Tossed an inning in relief against Mississippi Valley State (5/11) and picked up his first win May 21, 2009 against Hawai'i.

2010: Redshirted due to injury.

2009: Made 12 appearances out of the bullpen and seven starts...Led pitching staff with seven victories and two saves...Averaged about a strikeout an inning as he fanned 50 in just over 50 innings pitched...Strikeout total was second-highest on the team...Served as Tech's opening day starter...In his longest outing of the season, a six-inning performance, he earned the win and set a career-high in strikeouts with eight against Grambling State (2/20)...Picked up his first save of his career in the series opener against Texas Wesleyan (4/21)...Final victory of the season came in the WAC Tournament opener against Hawaii (5/21)...In the contest, he struck out three in 1.2 innings of relief.

2008: Appeared in 17 games, started four...Picked up his first win at Tech in a 13-3 victory at Grambling State (4/29)...Longest outing of the season occurred at UL-Lafayette (5/6)...Pitched 6.1 innings, allowed three hits, one unearned run and struck out three...Struck out a career-high five batters twice (3/21 at Nevada and 4/29 at Grambling State).

Junior College: Played one season at Bossier Parish Community College before transferring to Tech.

High School: Lettered two years at Captain Shreve High School in Shreveport, La. for coach Ronnie Coker...Named first team all-state and all-district as a senior in 2006...Named second team all-district as a junior in 2005...Named Shreveport Times Pitcher of the Year...Helped lead the Gators to the 4A state title in 2006 with a 10-0 record.

Personal: Full name is John Alexander Anderson V...Son of John and Cathy Anderson...Has two sisters, Jennifer and Amy...Majoring in business...Born Feb. 6, 1988, in Nacogdoches, Texas.