Chase Greening's near no-hitter against McNeese State
'Jacks move into sole possession of first place with the win on Friday over the Lions.
The 'Jacks and Lions are two of four teams tied atop the SLC standings entering the weekend.
Senior right-hander tossed 8.1 scoreless innings in a win over McNeese State on Friday.
SFA moves into a three-way tie for first place in the SLC with its fifth-straight win.
2012: Appeared in 16 games, making 14 starts, as a junior ... posted a 5-7 record, with a 4.92 ERA in 82.1 innings pitched ... .333 opponents batting average ... allowing 117 hits ... 56 runs ... 45 earned runs ... 48 strikeouts ... 23 walks ... surrendered 14 doubles, one triple and four home runs on the season ... induced 109 groundball outs ... tossed five innings or more 10 of his 14 starts ... one complete game shutout ... two scoreless appearances ... added one pickoff ... made Division I debut with three innings pitched in the season open against Portland (2/17) ... recorded season-high eight strikeouts in six and two-thirds innings pitched, surrendering three runs (one earned) on five hits and three walks, against South Alabama (3/4) ... picked up first career win, surrendering four runs (three earned) on six hits, with three strikeouts, in six innings pitched at New Mexico (3/28) ... won next three appearances against Lamar (4/6), McNeese State (4/13) and at No. 4 Texas A&M - Corpus Christi (4/21) ... tossed complete game shutout, scattering 12 hits with three strikeouts against McNeese State (4/13) ... won fifth and final game, surrendering two runs on seven hits with three walks and two strikeouts in seven innings against Central Arkansas (5/11).
Junior College: Compiled a 17-7 record in two years as a starter for the roadrunners ... appeared in 13 games as a sophomore ... posted a 10-2 record as a sophomore ... with a 2.609 ERA ... recorded 63 strikeouts opposite eight walks ... tossed team-high 69 innings pitched ... posted a 7-5 record as a freshman ... with a 4.01 ERA ... recorded 52 strikeouts opposite 19 walks over 76.1 innings pitched.
High School: Honorable mention all-state selection as a senior ... was a part of Panther team that went to the state title game in 2009.