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2019-20 Baseball Roster

#11 Tommy Vail

LHP


Height 6-0
Weight 195 lbs.
B/T R/L
Class Junior
Hometown Seattle, WA
High School Bishop Blanchet

HONORS AND AWARDS:

  • ACC Pitcher of the Week (April 22)

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2019):

  • Made 25 appearances and two starts during his sophomore campaign
  • Led the Irish relievers with 44 innings pitched, 61 strikeouts and six saves while tying for the team lead with a .157 opposing batting average
  • Named ACC Pitcher of the Week after going 1-0 with one save against Northwestern and Pitt
  • He tossed 7.2 innings, allowed just one hit and struck out 11 over three appearances.
  • Set a career high with five innings pitched in the home win over Northwestern (4/16)
  • Had two three inning plus saves on the road against Charleston Southern (3/2) and No. 29 Georgia Tech (3/29)
  • Set a career high twice with seven strikeouts against No. 29 Georgia Tech (3/29) and Canisius (5/11-2)
  • Had nine appearances with four or more strikeouts and 13 multi-inning appearances¬†
  • Playing summer ball with the Harwich Mariners in the Cape Cod League

FRESHMAN SEASON (2018):

  • Made 27 appearances on the year
  • Led all Irish pitchers in ERA (3.90) and opponent batting average against (.231)
  • Earned 3 wins (3-2) record overall, tied for the second-most on the team
  • Made his first career start against Boston College, working 3.0 innings and striking out six
  • Earned his first career win when the Irish walked off versus Purdue

HIGH SCHOOL:

  • Earned three varsity letters in baseball and three in golf from Bishop Blanchet
  • Named Second Team All-Metro Outfielder and Pitcher in 2016-17
  • Named a Rawlings Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American and All-West Region First Team in 2017 as a member of the Seattle Select Showcase
  • Rated as the top left-handed pitcher and No. 2 overall prospect in the state of Washington by Perfect Game

PERSONAL:

  • Born in Seattle, Wash.
  • Son of Lendy and Tom Vail
  • Has two siblings, Michael and Eleanor
  • Uncles Fritz and Michael Duda attended Notre Dame
  • Enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business