Maezes' Three Hits, Stifling Relief Allow Baseball to Sneak Past PSU
Baseball Completes Sweep of Spartans with Victory in East Lansing
Baseball Earns Comeback Win at Michigan State to Open In-State Series
Two-Out Offense, Four Hurlers Help Baseball Blank BGSU
Postgame Notes: Michigan 3, Akron 2
Senior (2013)... Member of U-M baseball's Leadership Council ... Appeared in 22 games for the Maize and Blue, second-highest on the team ... Had a 1-0 record and three saves for the Wolverines in 24.1 innings of work ... Combined for two of Michigan's five shutouts ... Allowed just three extra-base hits ... Earned the win against Toledo (May 8), allowing just one hit in two innings of work ... His three save came in three straight appearances, against Mount St. Mary's (March 1), Georgetown (March 3) and Holy Cross (March 7) ... Struck out the side in the Mount St. Mary's save ... Also had three strikeouts in 1.1 innings against Fordham (Feb. 23) ... Pitched the final inning at Michigan State (April 7), preserving the sweep of the Spartans ... Had three strikeouts in 2.1 innings against Purdue (May 12) ...
Junior (2012)... Went 2-4 with 22 strikeouts in 37 innings pitched in 15 appearances during the 2012 season ... Also made three starts ... Earned his first win of the season in a relief performance against Iona (Feb. 24), allowing three hits and two runs with a strikeout in two innings ... Went 6.1 innings of relief, striking out three and giving up two runs to earn the win against Connecticut (March 18) ... Had a season-high four strikeouts in the season opener against Pittsburgh (Feb. 17) ... Pitched two innings of scoreless relief at Minnesota (March 30), striking out a pair of Gophers ... Did not give up an earned run in 4.1 innings of relief against Northwestern (April 21), striking out two batters and allowing three hits ...
Sophomore (2011)... Appeared in 10 games on the mound for the Wolverines with seven starts ... Had a 3.59 earned-run average and 23 strikeouts in 42.2 innings pitched ... Missed the final four weeks of the season due to injury ... Went a season high eight innings in a no-decision against Stony Brook (March 12), allowing six hits and two earned runs with four strikeouts and a walk ... Earned the win in a 2-1 victory over Iowa (April 23), striking out four and allowing the one run in 7.2 innings of work ... Picked up the first win of the season against Eastern Michigan (March 20) as he allowed five hits and an earned run in 7.1 innings ... Struck out four in 2.1 innings against Indiana (April 2) ... Did not allow a hit in two innings against Eastern Michigan (April 20).
Freshman (2010)... Made 12 appearances, including one start ... Made collegiate debut against Jacksonville State (Feb. 19) in relief appearance ... Earned no-decision in first career start vs. Ball State (May 18 ... Tossed two scoreless innings vs. Iowa at Big Ten Tournament (May 27).
Prep ... Attended Portage Central High (2009), coached by Paul Schneider ... Was a three-year varsity letterwinner ... Named to All-District and All-Area team (2008) ... Worked 39.67 innings on the mound with a 2.47 ERA and 46 strikeouts, leading to an 8-0 record as a junior ... Was a two-time All-Conference selection (2007, '08) ... Posted a 6-1 record with a 3.26 ERA and 39 strikeouts in 34.33 innings of work as a sophomore ... Recorded a 5-0 record during freshman year ... Also earned a varsity letter in basketball (2008).
Personal ... Enrolled in College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... General studies major ... Son of David and Kay Clark ... Born September 4, 1990 ... Member of Student Government for two years.
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