9 Pepe Gomez
|Previous School:||Pima Community College|
Pitched in nine games for the Golden Eagles, with on starting nod... went 0-1 with a 5.14 ERA... struck out seven batters in 14 innings on the mound... threw a scoreless inning at Louisiana Tech on Feb. 23... went two-thirds of an inning without allowing a run at Wichita State on March 5... got his lone start on May 7 against Missouri State, allowing just one run in four innings... had his best outing of the year in the season finale, a Southland Conference Tournament loss against Central Arkansas on May 25... threw four scoreless innings of relief against the Bears, striking out three and keeping ORU within range.
Prior to ORU
Pitched an average of 71.1 innings in two seasons with Pima Community College in Tuscon, Ariz... struck out 103 batters in two seasons to lead the Pima program... led the Aztecs in innings pitched in 2011... threw nine innings of no-hit ball on April 17 against Paradise Valley CC.
Son of Luis and Lydia Gomez... played both baseball and basketball at Sunnyside HS in Tucson, Ariz... high school baseball coach was Ernie Poclomarez... chose ORU over University of Illinois at Chicago and Washington... favorite professional franchise is the St. Louis Cardinals and favorite player is Albert Pujols.