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Florida A&M Baseball BIO

2016 (Sophomore): Named to the MEAC All-Academic Team...third on the team with 21 appearances, all in relief, and finished 3-1 with a 4.58 ERA...pitched 17.2 innings with 24 strikeouts, 17 walks and held opposing batters to a .214 batting average and picked up two saves...made his first-career appearance against Marshall (2/20) and pitched a scoreless ninth inning and allowed just one hit with three strikeouts...worked 1.2 inings of relief against Marshall (2/21) with one hit and two walks...had two strikeouts and gave up just one hit while pitching a scoreless fifth inning at Auburn (2/24)...pitched the final 1.1 innings in the Sunday game at Jackson State (2/28) and recorded a season-high five strikeouts with just one hit and two walks...earned his first career save after recording the final two outs against Western Michigan (3/4)...worked a scoreless ninth inning vs. Western Michigan (3/6) and allowed one hit with one walk and one striketout...gave up his first run of the season on two hits in the ninth inning vs. Toledo (3/8)...earned his first career win after recording the final out in the top of the ninth inning of game two vs. Bethune-Cookman (3/12) as the Rattlers won 2-1 on a walk-off home run from Peter Jackson...struck out three Bethune-Cookman (3/13) batters in the ninth inning to earn his second save of the season...pitched the ninth inning in the seris finale, 12-5 win, at Savannah State (3/20) and allowed two runs with five walks and one strikeout...earned his second win of the season in game one against NC Central (4/2), while just pitching 0.2 innings...suffered his first loss against North Florida (4/6) after allowing the go-ahead run on one walk with no hits in 0.2 innings...pitcehd the eighth inning at #4 Miami (4/29) and allowed three runs on three hits with one strikeout...worked a scoreless 11th inning vs. Mercer (5/10) with two strikeouts to earn his third win of the season...pitched the sixth inning against NC A&T (5/13) with one hit and two strikeouts...worked the eighth inning in the Rattlers first game of the MEAC Tournament against NC Central (5/20) and allowed one run on no hits with one walk...recorded a strikeout for the final out of the ninth inning against Bethune-Cookman (5/23) in the MEAC Tournament.

2015 (Redshirted): Redshirted after suffering a torn ACL in his right knee during 2014 fall practice.

Personal:  Born on June 4, 1994...went to Florida High School in Tallahassee...son of Rusty and Mary Fillingim…majoring in Health Leisure and Fitness Studies.