Redshirted season due to NCAA transfer restrictions.
Made 16 appearances out of the bullpen ... Boasted a 2.01 ERA and struck out 17 in 22.1 innings pitched … Team boasted a 10-6 record in games he pitched ... Stranded both of his inherited runners... held opponents scoreless in 11 of his 16 appearances ... Didn't allow a run over his first seven appearances of the season spanning 8.2 innings ... Made his season debut on Feb. 20 against Loyola Marymount ... Pitched a scoreless frame against Rice (Feb. 27) ... Tied his season high with three strikeouts in 1.2 innings against UT Rio Grande Valley (March 1) ... Pitched two scoreless innings against Gonzaga (March 5) ... Turned in a scoreless inning each against USC (March 13) and West Virginia (March 20) ... Struck out two and retired all six batters he faced at UTA (March 29) ... Allowed his first run of the season in a two-inning stint at Wichita State (April 2) ... Was tagged with an unearned run in 1.2 innings of work against UTA (April 6) ... Tossed two scoreless innings against Dallas Baptist (April 12) ... Pitched two innings each at Oklahoma State (April 22) and against Texas Tech (April 29) ... Retired all three batters he faced at Baylor (May 15) ... Was touched for a pair of runs on three hits against Kansas State (May 21) ... Tossed an inning against Baylor in the Big 12 Championships (May 25) ... Final appearance of the season was a scoreless frame at Texas A&M in the NCAA Super Regionals on June 11.
Appeared in nine games out of the bullpen ... Team posted a 6-3 record in games he pitched ... Held opponents scoreless in seven of nine appearances ... Allowed just two of his six inherited runners to score ... Went 1-0 with a 5.87 ERA ... Allowed five runs on 12 hits, walked five and struck out five ... Four of the five runs allowed on the season came in his collegiate debut on April 10 at Kansas State ... Was touched for four runs on five hits in two innings of work against the Jayhawks ... Picked up the final out of TCU's 6-1 win over Santa Clara on April 19 ... Recorded his first collegiate strikeout on April 21 against Incarnate Word ... Didn't surrender a run in his final six appearances spanning four innings ... Picked up first career victory on May 15 at Oklahoma ... Tossed a career-high 2.1 innings against Texas Tech in the Big 12 Tournament on May 21 ... Allowed a hit, walked two and struck out a career-high three batters.
Earned four varsity letters at Argyle High School ... Named second-team all-area as a freshman after going 4-0 on the mound ... Was first-team all-area and all-district as a sophomore ... Went 6-2 on the mound as a sophomore ... Named District MVP and Pitcher of the Year in his area as a junior ... Selected third-team all-state as a junior ... Went 10-1 with 120 strikeouts his junior season ... Named district Pitcher of the Year and area Pitcher of the Year after going 10-0 with 77 strikeouts as a senior ... Also earned first-team all-state accolades.
Full name is Andrew Joseph Gooch … Born in Normal, Ill. … Son of Michael and Jody Gooch … Father played college basketball at Eastern Illinois.
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