2019-20 Baseball Roster
#35 Evan Tenuta
Weight 200 lbs.
Hometown Orland Park, IL
High School Carl Sandburg HS
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2020)*
- Made two appearances during the abbreviated season.
- First appearance of the season came in the 9-0 win over Presbyterian, he tossed 1.0 inning and struck-out two.
*Season suspended after 13 games due to COVID-19
FRESHMAN SEASON (2019)
- Made 10 appearances and was one of the most consistent performers out of the Irish bullpen in his freshman campaign
- Allowed just one run all season and held a 0.82 ERA over 11 innings pitched
- First collegiate appearance came against Western Michigan (4/10)
- Career-best performance came against No. 21 North Carolina after tossing 3.2 innings and struck out six
- Tallied his first career win in relief at home against Valparaiso (4/23)
- Playing summer ball for the Michigan Monarchs in the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League
- Graduated from Carl Sandburg High School in May of 2018 and plans on majoring in accounting.
- Won Perfect Game WWBA Kernels Foundation Championship and 2017 Perfect Game Underclass High Honorable Mention and 2018 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American.
- Helped his team to four conference titles. Led the team to the Super-Sectional game of the 2017 state playoffs, starting on the mound and snapping the opponent’s 23-game postseason win streak.
- Was a member of the Debate Team, Student Council, National Honor Society, National Spanish Honors Society, Mu Alpha Theta Mathematics Tutoring Group and was a Senior Physical Education Leader.
- Received the Athletic Booster Foundation scholarship, recorded 107.5 community service hours in high school and finished in the top 10-percent of the graduating class.
- Evan Paul Tenuta is the son of Paul and Kelly Tenuta. Has two brothers, William and Grant.