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#45 Garrett Yount
Position: Right Handed Pitcher
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 6'8"
Weight: 225
Year: Senior
Hometown: Silvis, Ill. (Central Arizona CC)
High School: United Township HS
Experience: Transfer

2012 (Senior):  Yount appeared in 22 contests for the Tars in his final season and concluded his senior year with a 2.00 ERA and a 3-3 mark in 27.0 innings of action...pitched in a combined shutout against Assumption (3/2) in an 18-0 victory...picked up his lone save against Indianapolis (3/9) during the 64th Annual Rollins College Baseball Week event...recorded 27 strikeouts and issued nine walks, allowing six earned runs...second on the pitching staff with 22 appearances and games in relief...second win of the season came against Pace (3/14) with his final appearance coming against Nova Southeastern (5/11) in 1.2 innings of work - recorded one strikeout and did not allow a hit, walk or run...named to the 2012 Spring Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2011 (Junior):  Yount started the season in the starting rotation and started seven contests of 16 total appearances...finished the season with a 6.91 ERA and a 5-4 mark...his five wins ranks tied for fifth in the Sunshine State Conference...fanned a career-best seven against Stonehill (3/15) and received the win...through March 20, was ranked ninth in the nation in victories (5)...pitched in relief against Eckerd (4/15) throwing one pitch to get the final out of the game...threw a career-high 7 1/3 innings against Bentley (2/18) for a 5-3 victory and his second win of the season...in a non-conference tilt with Florida Memorial (4/29), threw 4 1/3 and struck out three and did not allow a walk or run...named to the Spring Athletic Director's Honor Roll.

2010 (Sophomore):  Appeared in 15 games with a 3-0 record and finished with a 7.36 ERA…longest performance occurred against Penn (3/10/10) when he tossed 4.1 innings and allowed just four hits without surrendering a run to pick up his first victory of the season…second win came against Flagler (4/6/10) when he pitched the sixth inning as Rollins claimed a 5-4 victory…final win occurred in a 10-7 mid-week victory over Florida Tech (4/27/10) with a 3.1 pitching effort…pitched two-thirds of an inning at the NCAA Division II South Region Tournament versus top seeded Southern Arkansas (5/16/10).

Prior to Rollins: Played one season for Central Arizona Community College…appeared in 13 games from the bullpen…logged 23 innings and allowed 13 earned runs to finish with a 5.09 ERA…earned a 1-0 record and collected 18 strikeouts…played in the Northwoods League in 2009 for the Thunder Bay Border Cats.

High School:
  Attended United Township and pitched for the Panthers…named all-metro and all-conference as a senior…went 8-2 senior year with a 1.93 ERA…participated in the Illinois All Star Game…three-year letterwinner was a member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: 
Born Garrett Walter Yount, Oct. 31, 1989…parents Steve and Beth…one brother, Justin (23) who played shortstop for Rollins from 2006-10…enjoys fishing and hunting…considers his parents and high school baseball coach Scott Harding as having the greatest influences in his life…planning to pursue a degree in economics.

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