Pitching depth key as Tigers open season on Friday at FedExPark
2012 Appeared in one game for the Tigers and allowed one hit against Middle Tennessee (3/28) ... Struck out two in his one inning of work.
Junior College Appeared in three games in the 2010 season at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College...Struck out four batters in 3.1 innings of work...Did not surrender an earned run in his appearances...Started junior college career at Crichton , now Victory University in Memphis, before transferring to MGCCC...Transferred to Southwest Tennessee Community College last season.
Prep Lettered two seasons at McNairy Central...Highlighted his senior season with a complete game effort against Scotts Hills...Fanned 13 batters in one of his most dominant performances of his high school career.
Personal Son of Keith Ward and Pamela Melendrez... Majoring in interdisciplinary studies.