Owls open tournament play against WKU on Wednesday, May 22 at 10 a.m. from Lafayette, La.
Owls rally from two late-inning deficits to sweep doubleheader
Seven-Run First Inning Paves Way for Season Sweep of Eagles
Loss snaps FAU's eight-game winning streak
Owls stand in a tie atop Sun Belt Conference with a 7-2 record
Junior (2012): Made seven starts and was one of nine players to make 14 or more appearances on the season...had 22 strikeouts compared to seven walks...scattered seven hits over six innings to pick up victory against Alabama (2/18)...had a season-high three strikeouts against Alabama (2/18), Manhattan (2/25), UCF (3/27) and Louisiana (3/31)...earned victory in relief with two shutout innings against Louisiana (3/31)...allowed just one run over his final four appearances.
Sophomore (2011): Florida Atlantic's midweek starter who set career highs for wins (4), appearances (17), innings (58.2) and strikeouts (26)...had second-lowest ERA (4.45) among starting pitchers...propelled Owls to a victory over Miami (5/17) with 6.1 quality innings - a win that secured the first season series victory for FAU over the Hurricanes since 1984...struck out two batters and allowed two earned runs against Miami...scattered five hits across six innings in home victory over UCF (4/12)...recorded first career win, lasting five innings in start against Hofstra (2/20)...tossed a season-best seven innings in a loss to Virginia Tech (3/8), despite allowing only two earned runs...had a season-best three strikeouts on four occasions...had first career save with three scoreless innings to secure Sun Belt Conference victory over Middle Tennessee State (3/25).
Freshman (2010): Came off bench to contribute to league championship season in his first collegiate season...appeared in four games out of bullpen and pitched 8.1 innings with a 5.40 ERA...hurled two scoreless and hitless frames in victory over Rutgers (3/16)...pitched two scoreless innings in victory over Cornell (3/31)...pitched one inning and allowed one run off two hits with a strikeout in loss at Miami (3/31)...played summer ball for the Deland Suns of the Florida Collegiate League.
High School: Played at Palm Beach Central High School for Head Coach Scott Benedict...honor roll student.
Personal: Finance major...son of John and Lore Meiers...enjoys listening to music in his free time.
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Baseball Holds Annual FAU World Series
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Baseball Tops Ontario 23-3 in Exhibition
Baseball Hosts Ontario Blue Jays Wednesday