#31 Scott Kerrigan
AT NOTRE DAME (2012-PRESENT):Â Two-year monogram winner â€¦ resilient pitcher, who has overcome three severe injuries since senior year of high school to pitch at collegiate baseball’s highest level â€¦ missed senior year in high school due to a knee injury â€¦ missed the 2013 campaign with a right shoulder injury â€¦ injured left knee in final start of 2014 â€¦ shown great persistence and determination to be able to bounce back from injuries â€¦ throws strikes and challenges batters â€¦ induces a lot of ground balls â€¦ had outstanding second half of 2014, finishing the year second in the ACC in ERA (1.87).Â Â Â Â
HONORS & AWARDS: ACC Academic Honor Roll (2014).
JUNIOR SEASON (2014): Shook off some early-season rust to have spectacular junior campaign â€¦ had a 13.50 ERA (5 ER) in first 3.1 innings of work (two appearances) to open season before registering a 1.16 ERA (7 ER) in 54.1 innings (12 appearances) over the remainder of the year â€¦ made 14 appearances on the mound for the Irish including nine starts â€¦ went 3-1 with a team-best 1.87 ERA â€¦ ERA was second best in the ACC â€¦ allowed 46 hits in 57.2 innings of work as opponents batted .217 â€¦ struck out 31 and walked 16 â€¦ averaged 4.84 strikeouts and 2.50 walks per nine innings â€¦ went 1-0 in ACC games with a 1.74 ERA â€¦ held left-handed hitters to a .211 batting average and right-handed hitters to a .222 average â€¦ opponents hit just .171 when the bases were empty â€¦ went at least five innings in seven out of nine starts â€¦ earned first start of the season at No. 24 Florida Atlantic (Feb. 16) striking out three batters in 2.1 innings of work â€¦ tossed 5.2 innings of relief, allowing just one hit and striking out five vs. Virginia Tech (March 22) â€¦ had four quality starts in a row from April 16 – May 11 â€¦ went seven innings against Central Michigan (April 23), striking out a season-high eight batters â€¦ earned a win against No. 22 Clemson (May 11), throwing eight innings and allowing three runs (two earned) on only three hits â€¦ in season finale against Pittsburgh (May 17), went 1.2 innings and allowed one run on two hits before suffering a right knee injury that ended his season â€¦ named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll â€¦ earned a monogram.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2013):Â Did not make any appearances during his sophomore season with the Irish as he recovered from preseason right shoulder surgery.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2012):Â Made two appearances out of the Irish bullpen … went 0-0 with a 12.00 earned run average in two appearances (both in relief) … allowed four hits in 3.0 innings of work as opponents batted .308 … struck out two and walked one … averaged 6.00 strikeouts and 3.00 walks per nine innings … posted a 2.00 strikeout-to-walk ratio … tossed a season-high 2.0 scoreless innings in the loss at Michigan State (April 10) … retired all six Spartans he faced and struck out two … roughed up for four earned runs on four hits in 1.0 inning of work at Georgetown (April 21) â€¦ earned a monogram.
PREP & PERSONAL:Â Three-year letterwinner at Saugus H.S. in Saugus, California … missed senior season following a torn ACL … participated in the 2010 Junior Olympics … played in the Arizona 2010 all-academic game and the Southern California Scout Ball All-Star game … suited up for the Cornejo Oaks and the So Cal Cardinals … full name is Scott Patrick Kerrigan … son of Mike and Dina Kerrigan … has one sister, Jennifer … enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business and is majoring in information technology management.
**Career Stats Attached Above As PDF (As Of May 17, 2014)**