24  Tom Shirley
Tom Shirley

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pittsburgh, Pa.

High School:
Norwin

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 205

Position:
LHP

Birthdate:
11/11/1988

Experience:
HS

B/T:
L/L



2008... Started five times on the mound and made 10 total appearances as a freshman ... Set his career-high strikeout mark in his first career start vs. Youngstown State (3/16). Recording four K's in 5.2 innings of work ... Tossed a career-high 6.0 innings in his start at No. 8 Kentucky (3/25) and tied his career high in strikeouts (4) ... Picked up his first career win after throwing 1.0 inning of relief as the Musketeers scored five runs in the top of the ninth to get the 10-9 win at Charlotte (4/13) ... Finished the season with a 1-3 record, 7.66 ERA and 18 strikeouts.

High School... Lettered three years for Norwin High School and head coach Mike Liebdzinski ... Finished with a 7-1 record during the 2007 season with a 0.97 ERA and 73 strikeouts ... Named the W.P.I.A.L. MVP after the 2007 season and the team MVP in 2006 and 2007 ... Named to the First Team All-WPIAL squad in 2006 and ended with a 6-1 record while registering 96 strikeouts in only 51 innings pitched and a 0.93 ERA.

Personal... A sport management major ... Born Nov. 11, 1988 in Pittsburgh, Pa. ... Parents are Tom and Marianne Shirley ... Nicknamed "Tommy".




CAREER HIGHS
Put Outs 1 Three Times; most recent vs. Charlotte (April 13, 2008)
Assists 5 Once; last vs. Kentucky (March 25, 2008)
Innings Pitched 6.0 Once; last vs. Kentucky (March 25, 2008)
Runs Allowed 5 Twice; most recent vs. Miami University (April 16, 2008)
Earned Runs 5 Once; last vs. Miami University (April 16, 2008)
Walks Allowed 3 Twice; most recent vs. Wright State (April 1, 2008)
Strikeouts 4 Twice; most recent vs. Kentucky (March 25, 2008)
Hits Allowed 7 Twice; most recent vs. Miami University (April 16, 2007)
Doubles Allowed 2 Three Times; most recent vs. Miami University (April 16, 2008)
Triples Allowed 1 Once; last vs. Bowling Green (April 9, 2008)
Homers Allowed 2 Once; last vs. Cincinnati (April 30, 2008)
Wild Pitches 2 Once; last vs. Miami University (April 16, 2008)
Hit Batters 2 Once; last vs. Miami University (April 16, 2008)

CAREER STATISTICS
Year Avg GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG% BB HBP SO GDP OB% SF SH SB ATT PO A E FLD%
2008 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 3 8 0 1.000
TOTAL .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 3 8 0 1.000

CAREER STATISTICS
Year ERA W L APP GS CG SHO CBO SV IP H R ER BB SO 2B 3B HR BF B/Avg WP HBP SFA SHA BK
2008 7.66 1 3 10 5 0 0 0 0 24.2 33 23 21 13 18 9 1 3 118 .340 5 3 0 4 0
TOTAL 7.66 1 3 10 5 0 0 0 0 24.2 33 23 21 13 18 9 1 3 118 .340 5 3 0 4 0

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