Baylor School/Loomis Chaffee
|Height / Weight:|
6-5 / 220
13 starts in 2014 tied for 10th on BC's single-season list.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2014)
Moved into the weekend starting rotation, making 13 starts and 15 appearances on the season ... compiled a 2-5 record with a 5.17 ERA ... third on the team with 38 strikeouts ... allowed 67 hits, 47 runs - 40 earned - and 33 walks over 69.2 innings ... gave up 17 extra-base hits, 15 of which were doubles and none were home runs ... was efficient with two outs, allowing just eight hits in 66 opportunities for a team-low .121 average ... tallied the win in a five-inning, scoreless relief appearance against Binghamton (5/11), allowing just four hits and one walk while striking out three ... pitched a career-high eight innings to take the win over Maryland (4/27), allowing just two runs, two hits, three walks and three Ks ... did not allow a Terp hit until the seventh and did not allow a run until the ninth ... threw six innings against No. 1 Florida State (3/29), allowing four hits, five runs - two earned - three walks and four strikeouts ... gave up just one run over 6.1 innings at No. 3 Virginia (3/15), allowing nine hits and two walks and striking out two ... pitched six innings at No. 16 Miami (3/9), allowing five hits, four runs - two earned - four walks and three Ks while picking off a runner ... struck out a career-high six in five innings against Western Michigan (3/2), giving up just three hits, one run and one walk ... entered in relief at Stetson (2/22) with the bases loaded and did not allow a run to score, combining with two other BC hurlers for the shutout, allowing just one hit and one walk while striking out one over 2.1 innings ... picked off a runner at Santa Clara (2/16) in first outing of the season ... earned the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement ... named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
AS A FRESHMAN (2013)
Made the second-most appearance for the Eagles with 24, tallying a 5.60 ERA and a 1-2 record ... pitched 35.1 innings, allowed 41 hits, 25 runs - 22 earned - 21 walks and struck out 20 ... in final 11 appearances - 20.2 innings -allowed seven runs - four earned - while striking out 13 and in seven of those outings, did not walk a batter ... did not allow a run in 11 relief appearances ... earned first career save pitching the final 1.2 innings at Maryland (5/16) without giving up a hit, walk or run and striking out one ... tallied first career win in BC's comeback victory over Virginia Tech (5/5), pitching the final two innings without allowing a hit, walk or run and striking out two ... pitched a season-high 4.0 innings of relief against NC State (4/13), allowing four hits, two runs - one earned - no walks and one K ... made first career start at Connecticut (4/2), going 3.1 innings and surrendering four hits, two runs, one walk and getting one K ... tallied pickoff s at North Carolina (3/23) and against Georgia State (3/3) ... pitched a scoreless inning of relief without allowing a base runner in first career appearance against VCU (2/15) ... earned the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement ... named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Played four years of high school baseball at the Baylor School and one year as a post-graduate at Loomis Chaffee ... named a captain as a senior at Baylor ... also named to the 2011 All-Division II-AA East-Middle Region team ... earned All-New England honors and the team MVP award in 2012 at Loomis ... also played varsity basketball, earning 2012 All-New England honors as a captain for the Pelicans and was also voted captain for the Red Raiders in 2011.
Enrolled as a marketing and finance major in the Carroll School of Management ... Jeff is the youngest of Frank and Susan Burke's three children ... recipient of the The Brock Family Scholarship.