2019-20 Baseball Roster
#46 Joe Boyle
Weight 240 lbs.
Hometown Goshen, KY
High School North Oldham
HONORS & AWARDS
- 2020 Baseball America Third Team Preseason All-American
- Named top prospect from Northwoods League in 2018 (D1Baseball, Baseball America, Perfect Game)
- No. 2 Freshman by Perfect Game
JUNIOR SEASON (2020)*
- Made six appearances during the abbreviated season.
- Finished the year with a 3.24 ERA, a 1-1 record and two saves through 8.1 innings pitched with 17 strikeouts and a .107 opponent batting average.
- Recorded the final two outs to earn the save in the season opening 4-2 win over UAB.
- Struckout the final three batters in the 9-2 win to clinch the series over UAB.
- Recorded two or more strikeouts in five of his six appearances on the year.
- Tallied a season-high five strikeouts in 2.1 innings of work in the 10-4 win over Presbyterian.
- Recorded the final out to earn the save in the 9-8 win over Radford.
*Season suspended after 13 games due to COVID-19
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2019)
- Set career highs in appearances (18), wins (3), saves (2), strikeouts (39) and innings pitched (25.2) in his sophomore campaign.
- Second among Irish relievers in strikeouts with 39 and third among relievers in innings pitched (25.2).
- First career win came in the series-clinching game on the road against No. 12 Clemson (3/17).
- Set a career high with 3.2 innings pitched and seven strikeouts to pick up the win against Canisius (5/12).
- Tallied six outings with three or more strikeouts.
- Played summer ball with the Harwich Mariners in the Cape Cod League.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2018)
- Made eight appearances in his first season with the Irish.
- Earned the win in his first collegiate appearance came on the road against LSU on Feb. 18.
- Earned three varsity letters in baseball from North Oldham.
- As a senior was named First Team All-State and First Team All-Conference after tossing 40.0 IP and recording a 2.00 ERA with 84 strikeouts.
- Was named Second Team All-District as a junior.
- Named a Rawlings Perfect Game All-American and an Under Armour All-American in 2017 as a member of the St. Louis Pirates.
- Rated the top right-handed pitcher and the No. 2 overall prospect in Kentucky by Perfect Game.
- Hails from Goshen, Ky.
- Son of Joe and Renee Boyle
- Has one sibling, Nick