55 - Eric Pettis
Eric Pettis
Height: 6-2
Weight: 200
Year: Senior
Hometown: West Hills, Calif.
High School: El Camino Real
Position: RHP

2009: National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association second-team All-America honors...Collegiate Baseball All-America third team...All-Big West first-team honors...NCBWA Stopper of the Year finalist...Big West leader in saves with 17 and games finished with 27...tied for third in the conference in appearances and games in relief with 29...5-2 on the mound with a 3.86 ERA...37 strikeouts in 42 innings...walked just seven...allowed 18 earned runs...longest outing was four innings against UCLA...struck out three for a season-high four times...was third in the nation in saves...Collegiate Baseball "Louisville Slugger" Preseason second-team All-America...National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association preseason first-team All-American...named to Brooks Wallace Award Preseason Watch List.

2008: Collegiate Baseball "Louisville Slugger" second-team All-American...also earned second-team All-America honors from the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association and Ping!...third-team choice of the American Baseball Coaches Association...All-Big West Conference first-team honoree...tied for first in the season annals with 17 saves...third with 31 appearances...second in the career records in saves....finished second in the nation in saves...4-3 on the bump with a 2.62 ERA...struck out 50 in 44.2 innings...yielded 13 earned runs on 37 hits...pitched in four combined shutouts...2-1 with a 1.53 ERA in conference games...struck out 23 in 17.2 innings...allowed just three earned runs...posted six saves...season-high four strikeouts against Kansas State, UC Riverside and Oral Roberts...voted to the All-Star team as a member of the Bourne Braves in the Cape Cod League...was 2-0 with a 2.49 ERA...registered a team-high eight saves...pitched 25.1 innings...struck out 24...yielded seven earned runs on 13 hits...walked five.

2007: 4-0 on the mound with a 4.53 ERA...third on the team with 25 appearances...started seven games...hurled 59.2 innings...struck out 37...gave up 30 earned runs on 58 hits...recorded a personal-best six strikeouts in seven innings against UC Riverside...made two starts in NCAA tournament play...pitched 11.1 innings and struck out six and walked four...held a 1.88 ERA with the Battle Creek Bombers...was 2-2 on the mound...recorded 43 innings pitched...allowed nine earned runs on 44 hits...fanned 36 batted...made six starts...voted the team's Most Valuable Player.

El Camino Real High School: All-West Valley League co-MVP...two-time all-league and all-city honors...all-area as a senior...batted .500...totaled 46 RBI and 10 home runs...was 6-2 on the mound...was named the Most Valuable Player of the league championship game in 2005...led the team to CIF city section title and state crown as a junior...played with the Playa Vista Orioles...competed at the July 4th International Wood Bat Baseball championship...was named MVP of the tournament.

Personal: Gold Seal Bearer...parents are Bill and Carol...has one sister, Angela...psychology major.

CAREER STATS:

YEAR ERA W-L APP GS CG SV SHO/CBO IP H R ER BB SO
2007 4.53 4-0 25 7 0 0 0/1 59.2 58 34 30 21 37
2008 2.62 4-3 31 0 0 17 0/4 44.2 37 15 13 20 50
2009 3.86 5-2 29 0 0 17 0/1 42.0 47 19 18 7 37
Totals

3.75

13.5 85 7 0 34 0/6 146.1 142 68 61 48 124