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Josh Myers
Josh Myers

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chesapeake, Va.

High School:
Western Branch

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 185

Position:
RHP

B/T:
R/R




2005: Saw action in seven games for the Cavaliers compiling a 1-0 record with an 0.84 ERA ... Struck out 10 batters in 10.2 innings ... Made his first appearance of the season against Bucknell, pitching one inning in Virginia's 13-3 win over Bucknell (2/19) ... Closed out Virginia's 10-2 win over Liberty by recording two strikeouts in one scoreless inning of relief (4/5) ... Made his first start of the season and recorded his first win of the season as he pitched 5.0 innings, allowing no runs on three hits and striking out three in Virginia's 15-1 win over Maryland Eastern Shore (4/13) ... Tossed one scoreless inning of relief, striking out one against #15 Florida State (4/29) ... Tossed one inning in relief in a 7-2 win over Duke (5/20) ... Made final appearance of the season when he pitched 2/3 of an inning in the 8-1 win over Clemson in the ACC Tournament (5/25).

2004: Recorded his first collegiate win, pitching 6.0 innings and allowing three runs on four hits while striking out three batters in Virginia's 8-3 victory over Norfolk State (4/20) ... Struck out batter through 2.0 scoreless innings and allowed only two hits in Virginia's game against #21 N.C. State (3/27) ... Pitched 2.0 scoreless innings, allowing one hit and striking out one batter in UVa's 9-4 win against Central Connecticut (3/7) ... Pitched 2.1 innings and allowed only one run on four hits while striking out four batters in Virginia's 14-6 win over Richmond (3/2) ... Pitched 2.0 innings, allowing only two hits while striking out two batters in Virginia's 7-1 win over Penn State (2/21) ... Pitched 2.2 innings and striking out one batter, closing out UVa's 12-5 victory against North Carolina A&T (2/15).

2003: Made his first career start and pitched 4.2 innings and allowed only one run on five hits while notching a strikeout in Virginia's 8-3 win over Old Dominion (4/15) ... Made his first career appearance, pitching 1.0 scoreless inning while striking out one batter in UVa's game against #20 Clemson (4/4).

Prep & Personal: Earned two letters in baseball as a pitcher for Jim Stanko ... Named a First Team All-Southeastern District and honorable mention All-Eastern Region choice ... voted "most improved" player by the team ... Born June 8, 1983 in Hampton, Va. ... Son of Ernie and Debbie Myers ... nickname is "The Bird."

Myers' Career Hitting Statistics

Year ERA G-GS W-L SV CG-SO IP H R ER BB K HB WP
2003 1.59 2-1 0-0 0 0-0 5.2 5 1 1 4 2 0 2
2004 3.12 7-1 1-0 0 0-0 17.1 18 7 6 3 12 0 0
2005 0.84 7-1 1-0 0 0-0 10.2 7 1 1 4 10 0 1
Career 2.14 16-3 2-0 0 0-0 33.2 30 9 8 11 24 0 3