#27 Jim Orwick
HONORS & AWARDS:Â Monogram (letter) Winner (2014, 2016).
CAREER STATS (2014-16): Appeared in 31 games out of bullpen in three-year Irish career â€¦ finished with a 6.98 ERA over 19.1 IP â€¦ struck out 17 batters â€¦ assisted in one shutout.
JUNIOR SEASON (2016): Made 13 appearances out of the bullpen during third season with the Irish â€¦ finished year with a 6.52 ERA in 9.2 innings of work â€¦ struck out nine batters â€¦ opened year with a pair of scoreless efforts against No. 22 Alabama (March 4) and at No. 13 NC State (March 18) â€¦ threw a scoreless frame versus No. 30 Oregon (March 31) â€¦ struck out four while allowing just one hit over 2.1 innings of work against Boston College (April 17) â€¦ recorded a pair of outs against No. 11 LSU (May 11) â€¦ earned a monogram.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2015):Â Missed the 2015 season after undergoing successful left shoulder surgery in the fall of 2014.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2014):Â Made 18 appearances out of the bullpen in first year with the Irish â€¦ struck out eight batters in 9.2 innings of work, finishing with a 7.45 ERA â€¦ gave up eight runs on 10 hits, eight walks and three hit batsmen â€¦ went seven consecutive appearances without surrendering a run from Feb. 20 through March 8 â€¦ closed out season with scoreless outings in four of last five outings â€¦ tossed 1.2 innings against No. 19 UCLA (Feb. 28) allowing no runs and no hits, while striking out one batter â€¦ fanned a season-high two batters in 1.1 inning of relief against Appalachian State (March 11) â€¦ earned a monogram.
HIGH SCHOOL & PERSONAL:Â Graduated from Findlay High School in Findlay, Ohio in the spring of 2013 … earned four letters in baseball and three in football … named honorable mention all-region for the Central Region by Rawlings … batted .409 (29-71) with 15 RBI, four triples and 22 runs scored as a senior … also stole 11 bases and did not commit an error in right field to earn first team all-league accolades … helped squad make it to the district semifinals … was named first-team all-conference as a junior after hitting .354 with five triples, 23 runs scored, 10 RBI and eight stolen bases on offense and pitching three one-hitters and striking out 73 in 50.2 innings pitched on the mound … named second team all-league after batting .297 with 13 RBI and 15 runs scored at the plate and going 5-3 on the mound with a 1.21 ERA and 55 K’s … on the gridiron, was a first team all-league, second team all-NW Ohio and third team all-state as a senior and honorable mention all-district and second team all-league as a junior … played club baseball for the Midwest Renegades, Ohio Hurricanes and Ohio Elite … won a state championship with the Renegades … finished runner up at the Continental Amateur Baseball Association World Series with the Ohio Elite … named to the Three River Athletic Conference baseball all-academic team while also being placed on the honor roll and earning the student-athlete award … participated in National Honor Society, the Student-Athlete Leadership Team and Junior Scholars … volunteered with the Humane Society, Salvation Army and at local youth football and baseball camps … full name is James Weston Orwick … born in Findlay, Ohio to Todd and Pam Orwick … has one younger sister, Rachel.