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21 Jeff Gottesman

Career Statistics entering 2017:
Pitching -
4.80 ERA, 2-5, 13 appearances, 5 games started, 1 combined shutout, 1 save, 45.0 IP, 38 hits, 26 runs, 24 earned runs, 26 walks, 34 strikeouts, .229 batting average against, 3 wild pitches, 10 hit by pitches, 1 balk, .786 fielding % 

2016: Split time between starting and relieving ... appeared in 13 games on the mound with five starts ... had three starts in March and two more in May ... started final game of regular season that Bucknell won to clinch a Patriot League Tournament berth ... pitched 6.0 innings and allowed four runs and four hits in the 6-4 Bison victory ... started game two of Patriot League Semifinal Series at Navy and pitched 5.0 innings ... Patriot League Rookie of the Week (Feb. 22) after pitching four shutout innings of two-hit relief in loss at James Madison ... struck out five in that outing, his second-highest total of the year ... 2-0 with a 3.57 ERA in home games ... was 2-5 with a 4.80 in 45.0 innings overall ... third on team with 34 strikeouts ... member of Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

High School: Graduated from Wando High School in 2015 ... three-year baseball letterwinner ... team captain as a senior ... two-time All-Region selection ... named All-Low Country twice ... First Team All-State as a senior ... Second Team All-State as a junior ... helped team to 2015 South Carolina 4A state title with a 25-8 record ... team was 2014 District 8 champion and 2015 District 5 champion ... was a combined 11-3 with 121 strikeouts and an ERA under 1.00 as a junior and senior ... three one perfect game and two no-hitters.

Personal: Jeffrey Thomas Gottesman ... born Spet. 1, 1997 in Columbus, Georgia ... son of Jay and Donna ... has one sister, Paige, and a brother, David ... major is undeclared in the school of management.

Position: Pitcher
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 200
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Mt. Pleasant, S.C.
High School: Wando
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