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Alex Welch
Alex Welch

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Baltimore, Md.

High School:
Digital Harbor H.S.

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 210

Position:
P

B/T:
R/R

02/13/2013

2013 UMES BASEBALL OUTLOOK

Pedro Swann begins his first season at UMES in 2013

05/10/2012

HAWKS CELEBRATE SENIOR DAY IN FINAL MEAC SERIES VS. DELAWARE STATE

Final home games for Jacob Foreman, James Newsome, Shaquille Bagwell and Karim Gonzalez

05/08/2012

TRE-VON JOHNSON TIES UMES ALL-TIME HITS MARK IN LOSS TO TOWSON

Johnson earned hit #172 with solo home run in the ninth

04/30/2012

HAWK TALK: A WEEKLY RECAP OF UMES ATHLETICS

Cain wins triple jump at Penn Relays, softball and baseball unable to secure wins

04/30/2012

HAWK TALK: A WEEKLY RECAP OF UMES ATHLETICS

Cain wins triple jump at Penn Relays, softball and baseball unable to secure wins

2013: Made four relief appearances for the Hawks, getting a 11.74 ERA in 7.2 innings ... did not allow a run in two-thirds of an inning vs. Norfolk State (3/24).

2012: Served as a mid-week starter and long reliever for the Maroon and Gray, playing in 11 games with five starts ... pitched 25.1 innings with a 12.08 ERA ... opened the year with two scoreless relief appearances vs. Gardner-Webb (2/17, 2/18) ... went four innings in first start vs. Mount St. Mary's (3/13), getting a no-decision with four runs allowed and a pair of strikeouts ... pitched 4.1 innings in relief at George Washington (4/24), allowing just two runs.

High School/Club: Lettered in baseball and swimming at Digital Harbor High School ... won city championship in baseball all four years ... earned a 10-1 pitching record ... named Unsung Hero of 2010 ... finished in 2nd place in the boys 100m relay in swimming ... played with the Baltimore Panthers in the Baltimore Metro 19U.

Personal: Born April 16, 1993 in Baltimore, Md. ... son of Charles Welch ... has a sister, Nicki ... major is engineering ... pregame routine includes listening to a "How Bad Do You Want It?" speech ... personal best sports moment is being the starting pitcher in game two in a Baltimore vs. Kawasaki, Japan series ... lists author Robert Greene as person who influences him most for teaching fearlessness... plans to get an engineering job upon graduation ... favorite saying is "When you want to succeed as badly as you want to breathe, then you'll be successful." ... hobbies include snowboarding ... favorite book is The 50th Law ... favorite movie is "Man on Fire" ... personal athletic goal this season is to earn an ERA under three.

CAREER STATISTICS

Year W-L ERA APP-GS CG SV IP H R ER BB K
2012 0-3 12.08 11-5 0 0 25.1 36 39 34 29 12
2013 0-0 11.74 4-0 0 0 7.2 7 10 10 6 4
Total 0-3 12.00 15-5 0 0 33.0 43 49 44 35 16