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2012 (Freshman): Atlantic Sun All-Freshmen Team ... Made 13 appearances with 11 starts on the mound for the Hatters ... Pitched five shutout innings in his first collegiate start at Bethune-Cookman (2/28) for his first victory ... Pitched 6.1 innings against South Florida (4/10), but received a nodecision ... Pitched two innings and picked up the win against #1 Florida State (5/08) ... In his first conference start, Powers pitched 8.1 innings against ETSU (5/12) and picked up the win ... Finished the season with a 4-2 record and a 2.70 ERA.

2012: Sat out as a redshirt after preseason knee injury. HIGH SCHOOL: Was a three-year letter winner in baseball, basketball and football at Suffield Academy in West Suffield, Connecticut ... In baseball he was second team All-League player for coach Bryan Brissette as a freshman and sophomore before earning first team honors as a junior and senior . .. Was named team MVP following his junior and senior seasons and was named Player of the Year as a senior in 2011 ... As a senior, he posted a 6-1 record with a 1.25 ERA with 77 strikeouts in 44.2 innings of work ... As a junior, was 5-2 with a 3.22 ERA with 74 strikeouts in 45.2 innings ... Helped his team to a 14-1 record and a Western New England championship ... Played American Legion ball for the Windsor Locks, earning Pitcher of the Year honors and posting a total record of 23-4 ... Was an honor roll student as a freshman and senior. PERSONAL: Full name is Benjamin D. Rakus ... Was born on July 9, 1993, in Massachusetts ... Is the son of Ed and Judith Rakus ... Has two brothers – Eric and Keith – both of who were college athletes, one in football at Lehigh and the other played baseball at Vermont ... Is a Sports Management major.

HIGH SCHOOL: Was a multi-year letter-winners in baseball and golf at New Smyrna Beach High School for coach Jose Fernandez ... Set the school record for batting average and RBI as a hitter while also setting marks for wins and strikeouts on the mound ... As a junior, he batted .375 and had an ERA of 1.35 ... Tossed 12 innings in one day to help team win a state championship ... Was an honor roll student and was named the sports marketing student of the year. PERSONAL: Full name is Joshua Lee Powers ... Was born on February 13, 1993, in Daytona Beach, Florida ... Is the son of Marvin and Pamela Powers ... Has two sisters – Sarah and Rachel ... Is a Marketing major. GAME HIGHS Innings pitched: Hits allowed: Runs allowed: ER allowed: Strikeouts: Walks allowed: Wild Pitches: Hit Batters: No. Pitches:

2012 (Junior): Made 42 appearances with 24 starts in the outfield ... Multi-hit games against Belmont (3/23), South Florida (4/10), and Lipscomb (4/21) ... Had two hits and four RBIs in the series at Kennesaw State ... Longest hitting streak of the season was five games ... Had four straight games with RBI.

8.1, at ETSU (5/12/12) 7, at Florida State (3/21/12) 6, at Florida State (3/21/12) 4, at Florida State (3/21/12) 5, 2 times 2, 2 times 1, at Bethune-Cookman (2/28/12) 1, 8 times 98, vs UCF (5/2/12)

2011 (Sophomore): Saw action in 25 games, two as a starter in the outfield ... Was limited for most of the season after breaking his finger on a bunt attempt at Florida State (3/23) ... Had just one hit in nine at bats following the injury ... Was selected to the

Josh Powers Career Statistics Year ERA W 2012 2.62 4 TOTAL 2.62 4

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L 2 2

App GS CG SHO CBO SV IP 13 11 0 0 1 0 55.0 13 11 0 0 1 0 55.0

H 53 53

R ER BB SO 2B 3B HR BF 25 16 9 29 4 3 2 231 25 16 9 29 4 3 2 231

B/Avg WP HBP .256 3 8 .256 3 8

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BK 0 0

SFA SHA 3 4 3 4

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2013 Stetson Baseball Media Guide and Record Book

2013 Stetson Baseball Guide  

2013 Stetson Baseball Media Guide and Record Book