Right-Handed Pitcher
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 180
Year: Senior
Hometown: Centreville, Va.
High School: Westfield


2013: Served as the Hawks’ Sunday starter and posted career highs in most categories, including starts, wins, innings pitched, and strikeouts... Ranked second on the team in both victories and strikeouts as well... Allowed just two runs on four hits in six strong innings at Mississippi State on March 3...Struck out eight in seven and a third against Fordham on March 30...Went the distance but took the loss at Richmond on April 21...Tossed eight shutout innings and fanned a career-high 11 in a 2-0 win over Xavier on May 5...Named Big 5 Baseball Pitcher of the Week on May 7.

2012: Pitched in 19 games, including seven starts...Started all three Liberty Bell Classic games, earning the win in the championship game on April 17...Allowed an unearned run and three hits in five innings at Xavier on May 16...Went the distance for his first career complete game as the Hawks staved off elimination with a 3-2 win over Rhode Island in the Atlantic 10 Tournament on May 25.

2011: Set a new SJU record for pitching appearances by a freshman with 21 as the Hawks’ Rookie of the Year…Made one start, at Delaware on March 2…Earned the win as SJU won on a walk-off single against Temple on April 5 for his only decision of the season…Tossed 34.2 innings, striking out 23 batters…Led all SJU rookies in earned run average.

High School: Named First Team All-District and All-Region as a junior and senior...Also chosen as the District Pitcher of the Year both seasons.

Personal: Majoring in business...Son of Jennifer and Jeffrey Thorpe.
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