Tech returns to action at 6 p.m. Tuesday to face Grambling on the road
The Bulldogs return to action at 6 p.m. Friday to host New Mexico State
Tech returns to action at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Northwestern State
Spartans take the series 2-1 at Municipal Stadium in San Jose
The rubber match is scheduled for 3 p.m. CT Sunday at Municipal Stadium in San Jose, Calif.
2012: Broke the all-time saves record with his 19th career save and his fifth of the season versus Grambling April 4, while clinching a 4-1 victory for the Bulldogs ... Has a total of 23 saves over the course of his three-year career with the Bulldogs after recording nine saves in 2012 ... Made 29 appearances out of the bullpen, the most by all pitchers, and ended the season with a 3.70 ERA, while notching four wins ... Struck out 30 batters in 48.2 innings pitched and held opposing hitters to a .272 batting average ... Totaled a season-high four strikeouts Feb. 19 vs. UT Arlington in 3.2 IP to record his first save of the season ... Pitched a season-high 4.1 innings on two separate occasions (3/18; 4/8) ... Struck out three batters on four different occasions ... Picked up his first win of the season with 0.2 IP in a 5-4 win over McNeese State (2/25) after coming on in relief to seal the victory for the 'Dogs ... Recorded three more victories against Nebraska (3/18), Grambling (3/28) and Oral Roberts (4/1) ... Did not allow runs in 15 of his appearances in relief ... Closed out 23 games for the Bulldogs in 2012.
2011: Set the Bulldogs single-season record with 32 appearances, 30 coming out of the bullpen... Also set the single-season record with 12 saves... Tied for second all-time in Bulldogs history with 14 saves... Ended the season with a 3.30 ERA, the lowest among returning pitchers... Held opposing hitters to a .239 batting averaging, the lowest among right-handed pitchers on the staff... Struck out 44 hitters in 57.1 innings last season... Named to all-Louisiana honorable mention team... Picked up his third career save against Nicholls State (2/19)... Tossed 3.0 innings at McNeese State (2/27) to notch his second save of the season... Tallied his third save of the season against Middle Tennessee (3/6) after picking up one strikeout and retiring the side in order in the ninth... Made his first career start against Alcorn State (3/22) and allowed just one hit and tied his career-high with five strikeouts to pick up his first win of the season... Allowed one earned run on four hits while picking up his second win of the season in 3.2 innings of relief work against UTPA (3/26)... Picked up his fifth save of the season against LSU-Shreveport (4/3) after tossing 4.0 innings in relief allowing just one hit and fanning a career-high seven batters... Named Verizon WAC Pitcher of the Week (4/4)...Tallied his sixth save of the season after recording two strikeouts at Hawai'i (4/17)... Fired 3.0 no-hit innings and recorded two strikeouts to get the win at San Jose State (4/22)... Picked up saves against Northwestern State (4/27) and Nevada (4/29) to move just one save shy of Matt Buckle for the all-time single-season saves record at LA Tech... Picked up a win against Nevada (4/30) after firing 3.0 innings in relief while just allowing one hit.... Named Verizon WAC Pitcher of the Week (5/2) and CollegeBaseballInsider.com National Pitcher of the Week (5/4) for his performances against Northwestern State and Nevada... Tied Buckle for the all-time single-season saves record after recording his ninth save vs. Fresno St. (4/30)... Tallied his fifth win in relief against UT Arlington (5/3)... Set the all-time single-season saves record with 10 as he pitched three scoreless innings in relief at Sacramento St. (5/20)... Recorded multi-inning saves vs. New Mexico St. (5/25) and San Jose St. (5/27)... Pitched two-plus innings for five of his saves.
2010: As a freshman led the team with 23 appearances, all out of the bullpen... Led the team in saves with two... Pitched 5.1 scoreless innings in relief at UTPA to pick up his first career win... Threw 1.2 scoreless innings out of the pen against Southern Miss. to earn his second career win... Notched his first career save after throwing the final 3.1 innings and striking out four at Fresno State (4/17)... Recorded a career high five strikeouts in his third win of the season after pitching 3.1 innings in relief at Nevada (5/21).
High School: Lettered all four years while at Texas High... Named 13-4A all-district as a pitcher his sophomore, junior and senior seasons... Named all-area shortstop as a junior and senior... Earned all-state honors as a senior in 2009... Posted an 0.80 ERA his senior season... Helped the Tigers to three straight district championships as well as winning the Texas 4A State Championship as a senior... Four year letterwinner as a cornerback for football as well... President of senior class.
Personal: Son of Curtis Dudley and Nakina Steitler... Has two brothers, Garrett Dudley and Destin Steitler... Has two sisters Madison Dudley and Torie Steitler... Two time Mutton Bustin' Champion (1995 & 1996)... Born in Texarkana, Texas on January 2, 1991... Major is Biology.