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22 Alex Sova

2018 (Senior): Made one appearance, throwing 0.1 innings, allowing three runs in a win over Lafayette (Mar. 10).

2017 (Junior): Made 16 appearances, throwing in 21.1 innings… Earned a 3.38 ERA and earned a 1-0 record and a save… Struck out 18 hitters and held opponents to a .200 average against… Went 2.0 or more  innings four times… Worked a season long 2.1 innings without allowing a hit and striking out a season-high four batters against Princeton (Mar. 11) and allowed one run and struck out a batter out against Western Carolina (Mar. 25)… Worked 1.1 innings and struck out three hitters against UNC Asheville (Mar. 28) earning his first victory… Struck out multiple hitters against ETSU (Mar. 31) and High Point (Apr. 18)… Earned his first save after throwing 2.0 innings, allowing just one hit in an 8-5 victory over VMI (May 7)… Worked two games in the SoCon Tournament.

Junior College: Made 13 appearances as a sophomore at Kellogg CC in Battle Creek, Mich…. Earned a 4-3 record and a save in 44.2 innings of work… Earned a 3.83 Earned Run Average while striking out 49 batters… Struck out eight batters in six innings of relief work in a 6-1 victory over Centenary College… Recorded multiple strikeouts in 12 of 13 appearances.

Prep: Four-year letter winner at Herbert Henry Dow High School in Midland, Mich. … Two-Time All League Selection… 2014 All-State… Ranked in the Top 25 of prep prospects out of the state of Michigan… In his senior season, threw 44.0 innings, striking out 54 batters, earning a 2.08 ERA.

Personal: Son of Joseph and Bridgit Sova… Has two sisters, Andrea and Alli… Majoring in ecomonics. 

Year era w-l app gs cg sho sv ip h r er bb so
2017.... 3.38 1-0 16 0 0 0/0 1 21.1 15 10 8 22 18
2018.... 81.00 0-0 1 0 0 0/0 0 0.1 2 3 3 2 0
TOTAL... 4.57 1-0 17 0 0 0/0 1 21.2 17 13 11 24 18

 

SINGLE-GAME HIGHS [all-time ranking]:
Innings pitched: 2.1, Princeton, Mar 11, 2017 ; Western Carolina, Mar 25, 2017 
Walks allowed: 4, Princeton, Mar 11, 2017 
Strikeouts: 4, Princeton, Mar 11, 2017 
Batters faced: 11, Princeton, Mar 11, 2017 
Field chances: 2, vs ETSU, May 26, 2017 
Putouts: 1, Michigan State, Feb 25, 2017 
Assists: 2, vs ETSU, May 26, 2017 
Runners CS: 1 [t-12th], at South Carolina, Feb 18, 2017 ; Western Carolina, Mar 25, 2017 
 
CAREER ALL-TIME RANKINGS:
Highest fielding pct.: t-1st (1.000)
Lowest opponent batting avg.: 4th (.218)

SINGLE-SEASON RANKINGS:
Highest fielding pct.: t-1st (1.000 in 2017)
Lowest opponent batting avg.: 4th (.200 in 2017)

Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Height: 6'7"
Weight: 235
Year: Senior
Hometown: Midland, Mich.
High School: Herbert Henry Dow
Other College: Kellogg CC
Major: Economics
Experience: Transfer