ODU is coming off their first sweep against JMU since 2004- Hosts Richmond Tuesday
McGowan hits two homers and Bashara one
Game time is 6 p.m. at the Bud Metheny Complex
Austin McGowan and Connor Myers double for the Monarchs on Wednesday
Jordan Negrini and Connor Myers homered for the Monarchs in the victory on Tuesday
2013:CAA All-Rookie selection...Fanned 8 batters in four innings vs. VCU in Hampton...Fanned 5 vs. George Mason in 5 innings...3-0 with a 1.59 ERA in CAA Games... CAREER:TOMMY ALEXANDER, a RHP for Wyoming Valley West High School (PA), Forty Fort, PA...In 2012, he posted a 0.63 ERA and hit .310 with 103 strikeouts...Named First Team All-Star by both local papers...First Team All-State and MVP... Led his 2011 team as a junior in wins, strikeouts and innings pitched with an ERA of 2.45 Tied for the 2011 Wyoming Valley Conference strikeout lead with 50 for the regular season Named a first-team all-star by Wyoming Valley Conference coaches. Selected to the Citizen's Voice and the Wilkes-Barre Times Leader's all-star team...
PERSONAL:Frank Thomas Alexander is the son of Thomas and Alice Alexander ...Has one sister, Allison (21)...Plans to major in sports management.Participated in the Future Business Leaders of America...Favorite Sports Personality: Giants relief pitcher Brian Wilson...Favorite Food:Grilled chicken...Favorite Movie:"Lord of the Rings"...Person in History Would Most like to Meet:Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr...Favorite Book Read:"Night" by Elie Weisel...Dream vacation: Greece...
FINWOOD ON ALEXANDER " TOMMY IS A VERY PITCHABLE RIGHTHANDER WITH A GOOD ARM AND DELIVERY. SHOWS GREAT COMMAND ON HIS FASTBALL. PLAYS ON ONE OF THE BEST TRAVEL PROGRAMS IN THE COUNTRY FOR JOHN WELLS AND BASEBALL U. WE EXPECT TOMMY TO COMPETE FOR A STARTING SPOT EARLY IN HIS CAREER."
CAREER STATS YR G/GS CG W-L IP H R ER BB SO SHO SA ERA 2013 17/1 0 3-3 43.1 45 25 24 14 38 0 0 4.98