28 Brandon Rhodes
Brandon  Rhodes


Lake Worth, FL

High School:
Park Vista HS

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 180




Resiliency: The 2016 FAU Baseball Season in Review

How FAU won its first C-USA Championship


Baseball's Valiant Season Closes at Regional

Owls fall 5-1 to Long Beach State in elimination game


Owls Earn No. 2 Seed in Coral Gables Regional

FAU joins Miami, Long Beach State, Stetson in Regional


No. 13 Owls Open C-USA Tourney With 7-5 Win Versus Charlotte

Owls will face Rice on Thursday


Chatham Named C-USA Player of the Year; Six Owls Earn Honors

CJ Chatham was named C-USA Player of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year

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Senior (2016)

  • Tallied a 7-4 record on the year
  • Appeared in 16 games with 15 starts
  • Tossed two complete games and one shutout
  • Recorded 99.0 innings of work, the most of any 2016 Owl
  • Struckout 52 and walked 15
  • Held opponents to a .264 batting average

Junior (2015)

  • Went 4-1 on the year with 16 appearances and career-high 14 starts
  • Tossed 41 strikeouts in 78.2 innings of work
  • Gave up just 18 extra-base hits with only three home runs
  • Pitched career-high seven innings against Marshall on April 5
  • Dealt career-high seven strikeouts against FIU on April 12

Sophomore (2014) 

  • Went 4-0 on the season with a 3.27 ERA
  • Struck out 29 and walked 14 in 41.1 innings of work
  • Had 17 appearances and six starts and pitched in a combined shutout at UCF
  • Earned a victory at Miami on Feb. 19, striking out five in 5.2 innings
  • Recorded multiple strikeouts in each of his first five appearances
  • Won back-to-back games at Old Dominion and at UCF

Freshman (2013) 

  • Started seven games and made 13 appearances in his first season with the team
  • Received first career college win against Florida A&M (3/5) going six innings with a career high seven strikeouts and only allowed one unearned run
  • Ended the season with three wins and 22 strikeouts

High School 

  • Named first team all-conference and all-county for Park Vista under Head Coach Larry Greenstien
  • Palmbeachhighschoolbaseball.com Pitcher of the Year
  • Tossed six shutouts and a perfect game
  • Recorded 90 strikeouts in 74.2 innings
  • Posted a 0.75 earned run average


  • Son of David and Karen Rhodes
  • Enjoys fishing

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