#11 David Hearne
HONORS & AWARDS:Â Monogram (letter) Winner (2013, 2016).
CAREER STATS (2013-16): Wrapped up career with a 1-3 record and 5.00 ERA over 33 appearances (9 starts) â€¦ picked up one save, was part of one shutout and struck out 53 batters over 63.0 innings on the mound â€¦ opponents batted .247 against him.
SENIOR SEASON (2016): Came back from missing two seasons with injuries to appear in 11 games and make one start â€¦ posted one save and 15 strikeouts over 16.0 innings of work â€¦ didn’t allow a run in first 4.1 innings on the mound to start season â€¦ gave up a hit and walk while striking out two batters in an inning of work at Santa Clara (February 19) to start the season â€¦ struck out three and gave up no runs in two innings versus Niagara (March 6) â€¦ recorded an out at No. 4 Louisville (March 12) and twirled a shutout inning against Toledo (March 16) to continue his scoreless streak â€¦ one of best outings of season came at Virginia Tech (March 26) to tally a save â€¦ went four innings and allowed just one hit while striking out four batters â€¦ closed out campaign with 0.2 innings of scoreless baseball against Central Michigan (April 20) and a start against Eastern Michigan (April 27) where he went 1.1 innings â€¦ earned a monogram.
JUNIOR SEASON (2015):Â Missed the 2015 season after undergoing right knee surgery in the fall of 2014.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2014):Â Made one appearance out of the bullpen in season opener against No. 24 Florida Atlantic â€¦ surrendered three hits in three innings of work â€¦ fanned two batters, allowed two walks and hit one batter â€¦ missed the rest of the season after surgery on right elbow in February 2014.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2013):Â Appeared in 21 games for Notre Dame during freshman season (eight starts) … went 1-2 on the year with a 4.70 ERA … yielded 43 hits in 44 innings pitched, limiting opponents to a .253 average … struck out 36 batters and walked only 14, the second-lowest amount of free passes issued by Irish pitchers, for a 2.6 BB/K ratio … tied for second on the Irish in strikeouts looking (13), and ranked fourth in games appeared in relief (13) … held left-handed batters to only a .208 batting average against during the season … tossed eight innings of relief in BIG EAST contests, posting a 0-0 record and a 5.62 ERA in eight appearances (two starts) … struck out a career-high eight batters over five innings of work in his first start of the year against Mercer (Feb. 17) … tossed seven strong innings against Rhode Island (March 3), allowing three runs on six hits, walking none and striking out six Rams batters … threw four innings of one-run baseball in first career home start against Seton Hall (March 23) … allowed an earned run in inaugural relief effort out of the Notre Dame bullpen at Louisville (March 30) … earned first career win after working 0.2 relief innings of scoreless baseball against Michigan State (April 24) … struck out three batters in 1.1 innings out of the bullpen at Central Michigan (April 30) … allowed only three earned runs total over his final seven appearances â€¦ earned a monogram.
HIGH SCHOOL & PERSONAL:Â Earned two letters in baseball … helped Providence Catholic to Chicago Catholic League Blue championships during sophomore, junior and senior seasons … team finished second in state as a junior … was an Illinois State Scholar and was on the High Honor Roll … played club baseball with the Illinois Sparks … cousin, Michael Hearne, is also on the Notre Dame baseball team … full name is David Joseph Hearne … born in Blue Island, Illinois … son of David and Bridie Hearne … has a younger sister, Kelly … graduated from the Mendoza College of Business with a degree in finance.