#31 Andrew Scheid
JUNIOR SEASON (2009): Highly-rated prep pitcherwho could take on greater role on 2009 Irish staff, aftermaking seven appearances as a freshman and only one as asophomore … has shown signs of promise and has physicalability to be effective power pitcher, with 6-foot-6, 205-pound frame and high arm slot for significant downwardplane on mid-80s fastball and hard-down breaking ball …could prove to be solid bullpen option, after continuing tofine tune adjustments with his stride and directional …made key adjustments to his leverage and arm speed …made one appearance out of the bullpen for the victoriousBlue in the Blue-Gold World Series … tossed 3.2 innings ofrelief and allowed two earned runs on five hits … struck outthree and did not issue a walk … spent the summer of 2008with the Laramie Colts of the Mountain Collegiate League… helped Colts capture league championship … went 5-1with a 3.23 ERA in 12 games (eight starts) … struck out29, walked 23 and surrendered 51 hits in 47.1 innings.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2008): Pitched for Blue ingame-3 of 2007 Blue-Gold World Series … went 1.0 inningand walked a pair in the 7-5 victory … made oneappearance for the Irish in the spring … did not retire abatter, walked one and gave up two earned runs on two hitsagainst Manchester College on Apr. 9.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2007): Pitched 2.0 reliefinnings for Blue in game-3 of 2006 Blue-Gold World Series… allowed three runs on five hits … issued a walk, butstruck out a pair in the victory … made one start amonghis seven appearances during 2007 season (5.40 ERA, 0-1record, 9 Ks, 5 BB, 15 H, HB,WP, 10 IP) … made his debutwith the Irish versus Iowa, at Stetson (1.2 IP, 2 R, 2 H, 2BB, K; 1-8) … pitched in 17-9 win over Western Michigan(IP, R, 3 H, BB, 2 Ks) … his 3.0 shutout innings (6th-8th;H, BB, K, 11 batters faced) helped Notre Dame rally from5-0 deficit to beat Toledo, 8-7 … pitched during thesummer of 2007 for the Dubois County Bombers, helpingthat team finish atop the Central Illinois Collegiate Leaguestandings … compiled a 3.86 ERA, 3-2 record and 25strikeouts in 22 appearances and 37.1 innings with theBombers, allowing only 24 hits (.186 opp. batting avg.) inthat wood-bat league (also had 27 walks, 4 hit batters, 7wild pitches and a save, with one start) … former NotreDame RHP Dan Kapala and current Irish first basemanCasey Martin (a league all-star) also were members of thatBombers team, as was Seton Hall catcher Chris Affinito.
PREP & PERSONAL: Three-year starter at RegisJesuit High School, where he pitched and played firstbase/outfield … served as team captain as senior, alsoearning all-city and all-state honors … posted a 3.16 ERA(53 Ks, 31 BB, 48.2 IP) with the Cherry Creek ConnieMack squad, in the summer of 2006 … named second teamall-conference as a junior (3.34 ERA, 73 Ks, 56.2 IP) forteam that won regional title and reached state semifinals …totaled 24 Ks (18 IP) as a sophomore … spent 2005 summerwith Colorado Khaos (2.35 ERA, 107 Ks, 64 IP, 17 BB) …also played summer ball with Regis Legion A … attendedthe 2005 Area Code Games … played in Top-50 Game, heldat Coors Field … could become fifth Notre Dame baseballmonogram winner from Colorado, with others includingrecent infielder J.J. Brock (Colorado Springs/Air AcademyHS), current Philadelphia Phillies RHP Brad Lidge andoutfielder/DH Matt Bransfield (both fromEnglewood/Cherry Creek HS) … Brock now is an assistantcoach at Georgetown … lettered two years as a soccerfullback and two as a basketball guard at Regis … averaged15.4 points, 7.0 rebounds and 5.0 assists per game as 2005-06 basketball team captain (also all-conference and allstate)… member of regional-title soccer team as a freshman… earned academic all-state honors in baseball andbasketball, as a junior and senior … awarded Branch RickeyHumanitarian Award (from Rotary Club of Denver) …member of National Honor Society … other Regis productswho have been members of ND teams include: mid-[apos]50stennis player Maury Reidy (Denver), late-[apos]80s golfer PatKusek (Longmont), mid-[apos]80s hockey goalie Al Haverkamp(Denver) and mid-[apos]90s swimmer Tom Byorick (Englewood)… his aunt Mary Lou (Scheid) Puszha is an `82 NDgraduate … born Jan. 12, 1988, in Denver … son of Mickand Stacy Scheid … Andrew Francis Scheid … enrolled inMendoza College of Business as a management consultingand computer applications double major.
Scheid[apos]s Career Statistics
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