GRAYSON COUNTY COLLEGE
Played at Grayson County College for one season (2013) for head coach Dusty Hart... as a redshirt sophomore made 12 appearances (all starts) with a 7-3 record, 1.75 ERA, five complete games, two shutouts, 77.0 innings, allowed 48 hits and 27 runs (15 earned) with 76 strikeouts and 27 walks while opposing batters hit .178... North Texas Junior College Athletic Conference First Team All-Conference... NJCAA First Team All-Region V... helped lead team to a 40-18 overall record and 24-8 record in league play while capturing the NTJCAC regular season championship... NJCAA RANKINGS: 37th in ERA (1.75)... 44th in strikeouts (76)... 46th in starts (12)... NTJCAC RANKINGS: led conference in ERA (1.75)... led conference in opponent batting average (.178)... third in strikeouts (76)... fifth in wins (7)... 10th in innings (77.0)... 18th in walks allowed (27)... pitched at least six innings in 10-of-12 starts... allowed one or fewer earned runs in 8-of-12 starts... earned the win striking out 10 in seven innings allowing just two runs on three hits against Weatherford (4/11)... threw a nine-inning, complete game without allowing an earned run allowing just two hits with eight strikeouts and two walks in a win over Temple (4/17)... had a season-high 11 strikeouts allowing just two earned runs in six innings pitched against Ranger (4/24)... CHOSE TEXAS TECH OVER: Texas A&M, Texas, Baylor and Oklahoma.
LOUISIANA TECH UNIVERSITY
Spent two seasons (2011-12) at Louisiana Tech receiving a medical redshirt (2011) and playing one season (2012) for head coach Wade Simoneaux... as a redshirt freshman in 2012, made 13 appearances (9 starts) with a 3-1 record, 5.71 ERA, 34.2 innings, allowed 43 hits and 29 runs (22 earned) with 28 strikeouts and 17 walks... as a freshman in 2011, made two appearances (both starts) with a 0-1 record, 6.23 ERA, 4.1 innings, allowing six hits and three runs (all earned) with two strikeouts and three walks... suffered an injury and received a medical redshirt.
A four-year varsity letterwinner at Holliday High School for head coach Terry Wolf... as a senior, went 8-1 with a 1.34 ERA while batting .476 with six home runs... first team all-state... District 5-2A Most Valuable Player... first team all-district... as a junior went 10-2 with a 1.76 ERA while batting .512 with 15 home runs... first team all-state... district MVP... helped lead team to a state runner-up finish in 2009 as a junior... a three-time all-district selection... named to Team Texas, Sunbelt Classic and the High School All-Star team as a senior... also played linebacker on the gridiron where he was an all-district and all-state selection.
Christopher Wade Sadberry... born November 8, 1991, in Wichita Falls, Texas... son of Wade Sadberry and Melissa Sadberry... has an older sister, Emily... sister, Emily, played college softball at Clarendon College... grew up and is close friends with former Texas Tech right-handed pitcher Zach Stewart (2008), also from Holliday, who made his MLB debut with the Toronto Blue Jays in 2011... a university studies major at Texas Tech.