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27 Ty Wiest

2015: Made 14 appearances, making two starts… Went 3-1 with 2.25 ERA and 20 strikeouts in 32 innings of work… Struck out four in two scoreless innings at No. 6 Houston (2/27)… Earned victory over Cougars on March 1… Blanked Dartmouth for two innings (3/28 – Game 1)… Pitched three shutout frames, allowing just one hit at Brown (4/6 – Game 2)… Fanned six in 4.2 innings of relief, allowing no earned runs against Cornell to pick up a win (4/18 – Game 2)… Earned nine-out save, surrendering just one hit against Penn (4/25 – Game 2)… Came back next day and closed out a win over Quakers to help Lions force Lou Gehrig Division playoff game (4/26 – Game 2)…  Ivy League Pitcher of the Week on April 28… Pitched two perfect innings in game two of Ivy League Championship Series against Dartmouth and started series the next day… Made the start of elimination game against FIU at NCAA Regional, lasting 4.2 innings allowing just one earned run on three hits.

2014: Threw 10.1 innings in eight appearances … Struck out two in two innings during first collegiate appearance at South Florida (3/1) … Racked up five strikeouts in two innings against St. John’s (4/16).

Rock Canyon: A baseball and football player, he earned six varsity letters ... Played both pitcher and first base ... Hit .451 and drove in 18 runs to earn first team All-Continental League honors as a senior ... Was selected to the All-Continental League second team as a junior.

Personal: Intends to major in finance ... Graduated with honors from Rock Canyon ... Hobbies include mountain biking, playing golf and snowboarding ... Parents are Jim and Stacey Wiest ... Father, Jim, played baseball at Colorado State.

CAREER STATISTICS
Year ERA W-L App. GS CG SHO/CBO SV IP R ER BB SO
2014 9.58 0-1 8 2 0 0/0 0 10.1 15 14 11 11 10
2015 2.25 3-1 14 2 0 0/1 2 32.0 50 12 8 7 20
Total 4.04 3-2 22 4 0 0/1 2 42.1 65 26 19 18 30
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher/Infield
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 195
Year: Junior
Hometown: Castle Rock, Colo.
High School: Rock Canyon