Game 2 of the series begins at 3 p.m. on Friday at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park
LA Tech signed four junior college players and five high school recruits
Univ. of Evansville (2013)
Made 11 appearances out of the bullpen for the Purple Aces ... Pitched a total of 11.0 innings as a freshman ... Posted an 0-1 record with an 11.45 ERA ... Allowed 22 hits, 15 runs, 14 earned runs ... Struck out six batters he faced while walking five ... Played for the Cincinnati Steam in the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League in 2013 ... Made 18 appearances and two starts for the Steam, while posting a 4-1 record and 2.35 ERA in 34.1 innings pitched ... Allowed 29 hits, 10 runs and nine earned runs, while striking out 32 and walking 14 ... Transferred to Wabash Valley College following his freshman season at Evansville.
Prepped at Moeller High School for head coach Tim Held ... helped the Crusaders to a 26-5 record and state championship in 2012 ... finished 4-1 on the mound with a 2.50 ERA, two shutouts, 50 strikeouts and a save in 36.1 innings pitched.