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Mike Dennhardt

Oradell, N.J.

High School:
Don Bosco

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 208



AS A JUNIOR (2011)
Started four games and appeared in five before injuring his elbow ... underwent Tommy John surgery in April ... finished 1-2 with a 5.89 ERA in 18.1 innings ... allowed 14 runs - 12 earned - on 18 hits while walking eight and fanning 11 ... started at Florida (2/24) and went 3.0 innings, allowing an unearned run on one hit while striking out two ... picked up his only win of the season at Bethune-Cookman (3/4) after allowing four runs in 6.0 innings ... pitched 4.1 innings at Florida State (3/11) before the elbow injury sidelined him.

Spent the season as the No. 2 starter and was in the starting rotation for nine of the 10 ACC weekends ... had the most starts on the team with 14 ... finished with a 4-7 record and a 7.22 ERA ... in 72.1 innings, he allowed 64 runs - 58 earned - and 99 hits while fanning 40 and walking 39 ... in his start against Miami (5/27) in the ACC Championship, worked 5.0 innings and allowed four runs on seven hits in the eventual win ... in his only relief appearance against Georgia Tech (5/22), tossed 2.2 shutout innings and did not allow a hit ... got the win against Florida State (5/7), giving up five runs on eight hits in 5.2 innings while striking out six ... scattered 10 hits through 5.1 innings at NC State (4/24) and allowed three runs ... earned the win against Wake Forest (4/17), throwing 7.0 innings and allowing three runs on eight hits ... tossed a complete game shutout against Maryland (4/10), allowing six hits and striking out five batters ... named ACC Pitcher of the Week for his performance ... gave up three runs on five hits in 6.0 innings of work against Duke (3/27) ... threw 7.0 shutout innings in his first start at Tulane (2/2), allowing two hits and five walks while striking out two for the win.

Appeared in 15 games with 10 starts, the most of any freshman and the fourth-most on the team ... had a 4.96 ERA with a 5-2 record ... worked 52.2 innings and allowed 35 runs - 29 earned - on 50 hits ... struck out 44 and walked 26 batters ... tossed a scoreless inning against Army (5/31) in the Austin Regional ... threw the 25th inning in the longest game in NCAA history vs. Texas (5/30) ... threw 8.0 innings of scoreless ball for the win against Dartmouth (4/29), allowing five hits and striking out 11 while not issuing a walk ... picked up his fourth win vs. Bryant (4/21), allowing four runs - one earned - on four hits while striking out six ... earned the win at Fenway Park in the Beanpot consolation vs. Harvard (4/13), throwing 5.1 innings and allowing four runs on three hits ... worked 6.2 innings in his first collegiate start at Stetson (4/22), allowing two runs on four hits and striking out seven.

Earned All-State first-team honors as senior pitcher at Don Bosco Prep ... was a two-time All-North Jersey first-team selection ... served as team captain for the 33-0 state champions ... had a 10-0 record on the mound; finished with a 0.56 earned-run average ... totaled 78 strikeouts ... finished with a 9-0 mark and a 1.14 earned-run average in 2007 ... played for head coach Greg Butler ... was drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the 17th round of the 2008 Major League Baseball Draft.

Enrolled as a communications major in the College of Arts and Sciences ... Mike is the son of Debra and Ron Dennhardt ... born on June 1, 1990.



Innings: 9.0 vs. Maryland (4/10/10)
Strikeouts: 11 vs. Dartmouth (4/29/09)

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