33 Mark Gross
33 Mark Gross
Height: 6-3
Weight: 200
Bats/Throws: L/R
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Butler, Pa.
High School: Butler Area Senior
Position: RHP
Major: Computer Science
app 11
gs 10
w 6
l 4
sv 0
ip 70.2
era 3.69
k 44

Junior (2018): Made 11 total appearances, including 10 starts during his junior year, going 6-4 with a 3.69 earned run average… Tied for the team lead in wins during the year… Also led all Spartan players with 70.2 innings pitched and 44 strikeouts… Held the opposition to a .248 batting average… Allowed left-handed hitters to bat just .193 (16-for-83) against him, and kept opponents to a .216 average (32-for-148) with the bases empty… Opposing hitters batted just .177 (14-for-79) against Gross with two outs… Named the UAA Pitcher of the Week on March 12 after holding SUNY Cortland, then ranked fifth in Division III, to one earned run on six hits and a walk with six strikeouts over 8.2 innings of work, claiming the victory in the game… Earned the conference honor again on March 26 for his work during a combined shutout against Ohio Wesleyan, during which he threw eight innings and yielded just three hits… Had two other outings - 7.1 innings against Trinity (Conn.) on March 16 and 6.0 innings against Chicago on May 12 - in which he did not allow an earned run... Gave up two runs or less in seven of his 11 outings… Struck out a season-high nine batters in 7.2 innings against Brandeis on April 7… Received UAA All-Academic honors… Ended his junior season tied for fourth in program history in career starts (32), sixth in innings pitched (204.2), seventh in earned run average (3.39) and wins (13), eighth in opponent batting average (.262) and 10th in strikeouts (117).

Sophomore (2017): Made 12 appearances, including 11 starts during his sophomore year… Went 4-4 with a 2.93 earned run average and a .266 opponents’ batting average… Struck out 38 batters in 67.2 innings of work… Limited right-handed hitters to a .243 batting average (35-for-144)… Named the UAA Pitcher of the Week on March 6 after picking up a complete-game win over Allegheny, allowing one unearned run on four hits and three walks, while striking out seven batters… Claimed the honor again on May 8 with a victory over Baldwin Wallace, giving up just one unearned run on four hits and four strikeouts over seventh innings… Pitched seven shutout innings in a win over Rochester, striking out four batters and allowing three hits… Received a no-decision in a seven-inning outing against Washington (Mo.), despite yielding just one unearned run on four hits in the game… Received UAA Spring All-Academic Recognition.

Freshman (2016): Made an immediate impact as a starting pitcher during his freshman season, making 11 starts and going 3-5 with a 3.53 earned run average… Held opponents to a .273 batting average, while striking out 35 batters in 66.1 innings of work… Made his first three career starts against nationally-ranked opponents (Shenandoah, Heidelberg and Emory)… Limited opposing batters to a .246 average with runners on base… Pitched seven shutout innings against Brandeis on March 11th, striking out four and allowing three hits without walking a batter, en route to the first win of his collegiate career… Pitched a season-high eight innings and earned the win in a 5-4 victory over Wooster, striking out a season-best six in the game… Pitched six shutout innings and allowed just three hits in a 2-0 win over Marietta on April 24th.

Personal: Was a four-year member of the Butler Area Senior High School baseball team...was second academically in his graduating class...born September 26th...son of Curt and Maureen.

Recent Games
Apr 29 at #20 Marietta L, 6-3
May 1 at John Carroll L, 10-9
May 5 John Carroll W, 6-5
May 12 Chicago W, 11-7
May 13 Chicago W, 7-6
May 13 Chicago W, 11-4
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 21 9
Plate appearances 0 0
At Bats 0 0
Runs 0 0
Hits 0 0
Doubles - -
Triples - -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 0 0
Total bases 0 0
Walks - -
Hit by pitch - -
Strikeouts - -
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits - -
Hit into double play - -
Stolen Bases - -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average - -
On Base Percentage - -
Slugging Percentage - -
Appearances 11 4
Games started 10 4
Wins 6 1
Losses 4 3
Saves 0 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 70.2 27.2
Hits 69 31
Runs 37 21
Earned Runs 29 19
Walks 21 7
Strikeouts 44 21
Strikeouts per Game 5.60 6.83
Doubles Allowed 9 6
Triples Allowed 4 4
Home Runs Allows 1 1
At Bats Against 278 113
Batting Average Against .248 .274
Earned Run Average 3.69 6.18
Wild pitches 11 6
Hit Batters 4 2
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed 2 2
Sacrifice Hits Allowed 3 2
Total Chances 15 9
Put Outs 2 2
Assists 12 6
Errors 1 1
Fielding Percentage .933 .889
Double Plays 1 -
Stolen Bases Allowed 2 -
Runners Caught Stealing 2 1
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage .500 1.000
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Mar 3 at #4 Washington & Jefferson W, 7-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 3 vs. Allegheny W, 6-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 at #4 Washington & Jefferson L, 8-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 vs. Allegheny W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. #5 Cortland W, 3-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 11 vs. Trinity (Conn.) W, 16-8 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 12 vs. #5 Cortland   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Roger Williams W, 8-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Roger Williams W, 12-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Rochester (N.Y.) W, 15-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Trinity (Conn.) W, 5-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Trinity (Conn.) W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Ohio Wesleyan W, 8-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 24 Ohio Wesleyan L, 8-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 25 at Ohio Wesleyan W, 11-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 25 at Ohio Wesleyan W, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 Emory L, 5-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 31 Emory W, 12-6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 31 Emory W, 4-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 1 Emory W, 4-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 7 at Brandeis W, 5-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 7 at Brandeis W, 12-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Brandeis W, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Brandeis W, 14-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 New York U. L, 12-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 13 New York U. W, 13-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 14 New York U. W, 7-5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 14 New York U. W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Washington (Mo.) L, 6-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 21 at Washington (Mo.) L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Washington (Mo.) W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 at Washington (Mo.) W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 #2 Wooster L, 11-6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 29 at #20 Marietta L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 29 at #20 Marietta L, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 at John Carroll L, 10-9 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 5 John Carroll W, 6-5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 12 Chicago W, 11-7 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 13 Chicago W, 7-6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 13 Chicago W, 11-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Mar 3 at #4 Washington & Jefferson W, 7-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 3 vs. Allegheny W, 6-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 at #4 Washington & Jefferson L, 8-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 vs. Allegheny W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. #5 Cortland W, 3-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 11 vs. Trinity (Conn.) W, 16-8 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 12 vs. #5 Cortland   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Roger Williams W, 8-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 14 vs. Roger Williams W, 12-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Rochester (N.Y.) W, 15-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Trinity (Conn.) W, 5-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 17 vs. Trinity (Conn.) W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Ohio Wesleyan W, 8-0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 24 Ohio Wesleyan L, 8-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 25 at Ohio Wesleyan W, 11-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 25 at Ohio Wesleyan W, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 Emory L, 5-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 31 Emory W, 12-6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 31 Emory W, 4-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 1 Emory W, 4-0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 7 at Brandeis W, 5-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 7 at Brandeis W, 12-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Brandeis W, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Brandeis W, 14-8 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 New York U. L, 12-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 13 New York U. W, 13-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 14 New York U. W, 7-5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 14 New York U. W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Washington (Mo.) L, 6-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 21 at Washington (Mo.) L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Washington (Mo.) W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 at Washington (Mo.) W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 #2 Wooster L, 11-6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 29 at #20 Marietta L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 29 at #20 Marietta L, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 at John Carroll L, 10-9 - - - - - - - - - -
May 5 John Carroll W, 6-5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 12 Chicago W, 11-7 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 13 Chicago W, 7-6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 13 Chicago W, 11-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Mar 3 at #4 Washington & Jefferson W, 7-2 1 0 0 0 8.0 9 2 1 1.13 1 7 -
Mar 3 vs. Allegheny W, 6-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 at #4 Washington & Jefferson L, 8-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 vs. Allegheny W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. #5 Cortland W, 3-2 1 1 0 0 8.2 6 2 1 1.04 1 6 -
Mar 11 vs. Trinity (Conn.) W, 16-8 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 12 vs. #5 Cortland   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Roger Williams W, 8-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 14 vs. Roger Williams W, 12-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Rochester (N.Y.) W, 15-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Trinity (Conn.) W, 5-2 1 1 0 0 7.1 7 2 0 0.00 3 2 -
Mar 17 vs. Trinity (Conn.) W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Ohio Wesleyan W, 8-0 1 1 0 0 8.0 3 0 0 0.00 1 4 -
Mar 24 Ohio Wesleyan L, 8-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 25 at Ohio Wesleyan W, 11-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 25 at Ohio Wesleyan W, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 Emory L, 5-2 1 0 1 0 8.0 5 3 2 2.25 2 5 -
Mar 31 Emory W, 12-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 31 Emory W, 4-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 1 Emory W, 4-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 7 at Brandeis W, 5-2 1 1 0 0 7.2 5 2 2 2.35 1 9 -
Apr 7 at Brandeis W, 12-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Brandeis W, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Brandeis W, 14-8 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 New York U. L, 12-3 1 0 1 0 6.0 10 10 9 13.50 2 3 1
Apr 13 New York U. W, 13-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 14 New York U. W, 7-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 14 New York U. W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Washington (Mo.) L, 6-1 1 0 1 0 6.0 11 6 6 9.00 2 4 -
Apr 21 at Washington (Mo.) L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Washington (Mo.) W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 at Washington (Mo.) W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 #2 Wooster L, 11-6 1 0 1 0 1.1 5 8 7 47.25 3 1 -
Apr 29 at #20 Marietta L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 29 at #20 Marietta L, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 at John Carroll L, 10-9 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 5 John Carroll W, 6-5 0 1 0 0 3.2 4 1 1 2.45 3 2 -
May 12 Chicago W, 11-7 1 1 0 0 6.0 4 1 0 0.00 2 1 -
May 13 Chicago W, 7-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 13 Chicago W, 11-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Mar 3 at #4 Washington & Jefferson W, 7-2 3 0 3 0 1.000 1 1 - - - -
Mar 3 vs. Allegheny W, 6-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 at #4 Washington & Jefferson L, 8-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 vs. Allegheny W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. #5 Cortland W, 3-2 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 11 vs. Trinity (Conn.) W, 16-8 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 12 vs. #5 Cortland   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Roger Williams W, 8-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Roger Williams W, 12-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Rochester (N.Y.) W, 15-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Trinity (Conn.) W, 5-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Trinity (Conn.) W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Ohio Wesleyan W, 8-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Ohio Wesleyan L, 8-3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 25 at Ohio Wesleyan W, 11-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 25 at Ohio Wesleyan W, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 Emory L, 5-2 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 31 Emory W, 12-6 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 31 Emory W, 4-3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Emory W, 4-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 7 at Brandeis W, 5-2 3 0 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 7 at Brandeis W, 12-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Brandeis W, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Brandeis W, 14-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 New York U. L, 12-3 2 0 1 1 .500 - - 1 1.000 - -
Apr 13 New York U. W, 13-3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 14 New York U. W, 7-5 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 14 New York U. W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Washington (Mo.) L, 6-1 3 1 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Washington (Mo.) L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Washington (Mo.) W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 at Washington (Mo.) W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 #2 Wooster L, 11-6 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 29 at #20 Marietta L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 29 at #20 Marietta L, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 at John Carroll L, 10-9 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 5 John Carroll W, 6-5 0 0 0 0 - - 1 1 .500 - -
May 12 Chicago W, 11-7 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 13 Chicago W, 7-6 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
May 13 Chicago W, 11-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2015-16 11 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
2016-17 12 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
2017-18 21 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Total 44 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2015-16 11 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
2016-17 12 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
2017-18 21 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Total 44 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
2015-16 11 11 3 5 0 - 66.1 67 31 26 29 35 4.75 2 3.53
2016-17 12 11 4 4 0 1 67.2 68 31 22 29 38 5.05 1 2.93
2017-18 11 10 6 4 0 - 70.2 69 37 29 21 44 5.60 1 3.69
Total 34 32 13 13 0 1 204.2 204 99 77 79 117 5.14 4 3.39
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2015-16 11 18 4 12 2 .889 - 4 6 .600 - -
2016-17 12 17 3 13 1 .941 1 5 5 .500 - -
2017-18 21 15 2 12 1 .933 1 2 2 .500 - -
Total 44 50 9 37 4 .920 2 11 13 .542 - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 21 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Conference 9 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 13 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Away 4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Neutral 4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
-
Wins 16 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Losses 5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
-
March 11 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
April 7 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
May 3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 21 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Conference 9 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 13 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Away 4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Neutral 4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Wins 16 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Losses 5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
March 11 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
April 7 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
Total 11 10 6 4 0 - 70.2 69 37 29 21 44 5.60 1 3.69
Conference 4 4 1 3 0 - 27.2 31 21 19 7 21 6.83 1 6.18
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
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Home 6 5 3 3 0 - 33.0 31 23 19 13 16 4.36 1 5.18
Away 3 3 1 1 0 - 21.2 25 10 9 4 20 8.31 - 3.74
Neutral 2 2 2 0 0 - 16.0 13 4 1 4 8 4.50 - 0.56
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Wins 7 6 6 0 0 - 49.1 38 10 5 12 31 5.66 - 0.91
Losses 4 4 0 4 0 - 21.1 31 27 24 9 13 5.48 1 10.13
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March 5 5 3 1 0 - 40.0 30 9 4 8 24 5.40 - 0.90
April 4 4 1 3 0 - 21.0 31 26 24 8 17 7.29 1 10.29
May 2 1 2 0 0 - 9.2 8 2 1 5 3 2.79 - 0.93
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 21 15 2 12 1 .933 1 2 2 .500 - -
Conference 9 9 2 6 1 .889 - - 1 1.000 - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 13 4 1 2 1 .750 - 1 2 .667 - -
Away 4 9 1 8 0 1.000 1 1 - - - -
Neutral 4 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
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Wins 16 9 0 9 0 1.000 1 2 1 .333 - -
Losses 5 6 2 3 1 .833 - - 1 1.000 - -
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March 11 6 1 5 0 1.000 1 1 - - - -
April 7 8 1 6 1 .875 - - 1 1.000 - -
May 3 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 1 1 .500 - -