Made his first career start as a Red Raider in the second game of the doubleheader against Howard on Jan. 26...went 6.0 innings and tossed seven strikeouts while giving up just four hits and no runs...earned his second consecutive win against TCU on Feb. 2...tossed 8 2/3 innings against the Frogs to give Tech a 5-4 win...suffered his first loss of the season after giving up 6 hits and three earned runs against Cal-State Northridge on Feb. 10...pushed his season record to 3-1 after taking the win against UC-Riverside on Feb. 15...earned his fourth win of the season after pitching six strikeouts in seven innings of work against Howard Payne on Feb. 20...got win five against New Mexico during the first game of the doubleheader on Feb. 25...tossed 8.1 innings against the Lobos and gave up six runs and struckout five....earned his sixth win of the season against Texas on Saturday March 10 tossing a career and team-high 10 innings without walking a single batter...named Big 12 Co-Pitcher of the Week on March 12 for his performance against Texas...picked up win No. 7 of the season against Kansas State by throwing a complete game (seven innings due to run rule)...earned his eighth win of the season while tossing his third straight complete game against Oklahoma State in the first game of the doubleheader on March 25...he struckout seven batters and surrendered just seven hits and two earned runs against the Cowboys...suffered his second loss of the season against Missouri on March 30th after giving up three earned runs and 10 hits in 7.2 innings of work...was tied for second in the nation on April 4th for total number of wins on the season (8)...picked up his ninth win of the year on April 7th when he pitched a complete game against Iowa State...picked up his 10th win of the season against Texas A&M on April 14th scattering eight hits and one earned runs with five strikeouts...suffered his third loss of the season against Oklahoma on Saturday, April 21st....earned his 11th win of the season after pitching his sixth complete game of the season against Kansas...gave up just five hits and struckout six batters with no walks against the Jayhawks...came out of the bullpen for the first time this season against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi tossing 3.0 innings with two strikeouts...pitched his seventh complete game of the season against Baylor, a 2-1 loss...named to the Dallas Morning News All-Big 12 team as one of two starting pitchers...second-team All-Big 12 selection by the league coaches?finished the season with a 11-5 record, 4.13 ERA, 89 strikeouts in 137.1 innings of work
AT SANTA ROSA J.C.
Played under Ron Meyers and Damon Neidlinger at Santa Rosa...team won the Bay Valley Conference both his freshman and sophomore seasons...first-team all-conference selection...conference Pitcher of the Year winner
Born on March 8, 1979 to Patrick and Hazel Phillips...has one brother and one sister...Sean(28) and Jeanine (32)...father Patrick is a general services manager and mother Hazel is a human resources manager