NEVADA Scheduled to once again earn a spot in the weekend rotation where he spent 12 weeks as a freshman ... Pitched injured most of last season and is fully healthy to begin his second year in the program ... Starter who gives the Pack a left in the starting rotation.
2012 (Fr.): Pitched in the weekend rotation the first 12 weeks of the season but was moved to the bullpen toward the end of the year ... Three wins was fourth on the squad ... Team was 6-6 in his 12 starts ... First two wins were vs. Utah Valley tossing 6.1 shutout innings then allowed just one run in seven innings at UNLV ... Third victory was against LA Tech when he allowed four runs, three earned in 6.2 innings on the mound ... Did not allow an earned run in three of his four relief appearances ... Had nine at bats during the season with one start coming at first base against Oregon State when he collected his only hit in three at bats ... Lettered for the first time.
PRIOR TO NEVADA Besides earning a letter in baseball each of his four years at Maxwell High School, also earned three each in basketball and football ... As a baseball player, earned both northern-California section and state player of the year honors in his senior season ... Finished his high school career with a 36-1 record.
PERSONAL General studies major ... Son of John and Sue Wells ... Plays cards and hunts in his spare time, as well as plays pick-up basketball ... Chose Nevada over UC Davis among others ... Lists his best sports memory as throwing a no hitter in a section championship game ... Sports hero is Barry Bonds.
SINGLE-GAME HIGHS: Innings pitched: 7.0, at UNLV, Mar 03, 2012 Strikeouts: 6, Loyola Marymount, Mar 24, 2012 Batters faced: 33, Louisiana Tech, Apr 14, 2012