UTA Sits Game Back in Standings with Three to Play
Mavs Host Texas A&M on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at The Gould
Jordon West to Start vs. Horned Frogs
Mavs turn to Senior Righty Austin Gardner for First Start of 2017
Mavericks Host 26 Games at Clay Gould Ballpark
Worked in 11 games with one start, owning a 3-2 record with a 7.97 ERA … Worked 20.1 innings, allowing 22 hits with nine walks, striking out 14, holding opponents to a .286 average … Worked in three games in Sun Belt play, tossing 5.1 innings with four walks and four strikeouts … Inherited 14 runners, allowing only five to score … Got an out vs. Louisiana Tech in his season debut, before getting four outs vs. Dallas Baptist three days later … Worked 3.1 shutout innings for the relief win at Abilene Christian, allowing just a single with four strikeouts … Earned second win of the year vs. Milwaukee with an inning in relief … Tossed a shutout frame vs. ACU … Worked 3.1 innings in relief of Kadon Simmons at Arkansas State, allowing a run over three walks … Made lone start with five innings at No. 3 TCU, allowing five hits and five runs, before working two innings at Texas State.
Appeared in 13 games with five starts, owning a 1-2 record and a 4.38 ERA … Tossed 49.1 innings, allowing 50 hits and 17 walks, striking out 29 … Allowed eight doubles, one triple, five homers and a .267 average … Appeared in six games with two starts in Sun Belt play, owning a 0-1 record and a 4.62 ERA in 25.1 innings … In his five starts, had a 0-2 record and a 7.52 ERA … In eight relief outings, was 1-0 with a 2.17 ERA in 29 innings … Inherited nine runners and allowed four to score … Worked 5.1 innings at Louisiana Tech, allowing two earned runs … Worked four shutout innings vs. Texas A&M Corpus-Christi … Tossed 5.2 innings in relief, allowing a run, vs. Arkansas State … Worked a season-long 6.2 shutout innings in relief at South Alabama … Made first career start vs. Incarnate Word, allowing two runs in 4.1 innings … Allowed one run in four innings vs. Dallas Baptist … Worked 2.1 shutout innings in relief vs. Georgia Southern.
Appeared in 17 games with 15 starts, sporting a 2-7 record and a 4.87 ERA … Worked 57.1 innings, allowing 65 hits and 20 walks, striking out 27 … Allowed 17 doubles and three homers … Held opponents to a .286 average … Earned first career win with six innings, allowing just a run on five hits and a walk, over six innings vs. Michigan State … Picked up second career win with five shutout innings vs. South Alabama … Worked 5.2 innings at UC Santa Barbara, allowing just a run … Worked six quality innings, allowing a run vs. Georgia State … Worked 6.1 shutout innings in a no decision vs. ULM … Made a two-inning start at Texas A&M, allowing two runs … Worked five innings, allowing two runs, at Louisiana … Suffered hard-luck loss vs. Appalachian State, allowing two runs over five innings.
Played at McKinney High School for coach Jeremy Price … Named 2013 pitcher of the year.
Son of Bryan and Kelli Vassar … Has a brother … Is a kinesiology major.
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Texas Trust Scholar-Athlete Of The Week