UMES baseball places 10; Hawks bowling places seven
Stephen Bull, Brandon Schott and Tyler Witte land on team for second straight year
UMES was down 10 and got back to within four runs, Stephen Bull with 4-for-5 day
Connor Breslin and Brandon Schott each earn two hits
Hawks split series with Lafayette over the weekend
2013: Limited in 2013 due to preseason injuries ... played in seven games with two starts, getting 0-2 record and 11.66 ERA in 14.2 innings ... went two innings of scoreless relief against St. Peter's (3/2) ... graduated after the spring ... named to the MEAC Commissioner's All-Academic Team for the second straight season.
2012: UMES's game one starter in the weekend rotation ... was 1-7 with an 8.67 ERA, improving latter mark by nearly two points from last season ... pitched 54 innings, striking out 31 batters ... tossed 4.1 innings of relief vs. Cornell (3/4), allowing just one earned run ... earned MEAC Pitcher of the Week after one-hit complete game victory over Coppin State (3/31), allowing just an unearned run with career-high nine strikeouts ... allowed only two earned runs in five innings with five strikeouts vs. Coppin State (4/7) ... member of the MEAC Commissioner's All-Academic Team.
2011: Earned third spot of the weekend rotation, made 11 starts with 18 appearances overall ... went 1-9 with 10.52 ERA ... struck out 44 batters, third best on the team ... threw seven innings with one run and four strikeouts against Norfolk State (4/10) ... earned win with seven innings pitched against Florida A&M, allowing two earned runs and striking out seven (4/23).
High School: Earned four letters in baseball Winters Mill High School ... earned all-conference final three season, including first team as a senior ... earned all-county honors sophomore and senior seasons ... led team in strikeouts for three seasons, ERA twice and victories once ... hit .380 with a home run and 17 RBI as a senior ... led team to its best record in program history as a sophomore ... named to the Honor Roll all eight semesters with a 3.8 GPA.
Personal: Born July 12, 1991 ... son of Kathleen Boley and Robert Witte ... brother, Matt, played four years for the UMES baseball team from 2008-2011 ... major is rehabilitation services ... personal best sports moment is striking out the side in relief as a sophomore to win the state title ... lists his mother as person who influences him most ... hobbies include playing golf ... favorite book is The Mick by Mickey Mantle with Hank Gluck ... favorite movie is "Gangs of New York" ... personal athletic goal this season is to throw at least 40 innings ... personal athletic goal upon graduation is to have a winning record and a sub-4.00 ERA.