'Jacks take No. 6 seed in SLC Tourney; will play No. 3 Texas State on Wednesday.
'Jacks can clinch a postseason berth this weekend in regular-season finale.
The 2012 Southland Conference slate gets under way on Friday in Huntsville when the 'Jacks take on Sam Houston State at Don Sanders Ballpark.
The 'Jacks pitching staff struck out 17 hitters in its win over South Alabama.
The Lumberjacks will look to build on Tuesday's non-conference win over ULM when it hosts South Alabama for three games, beginning Friday at 3:00 p.m.
2011: Appeared in 16 games, making 14 starts ... secured spot in the weekend rotation early in the year ... posted a 3.20 ERA with a 5-2 record ... tossed a team-high 81.2 innings with a team-high 63 strikeouts opposite 34 walks ... .235 opponent batting average ... allowed just 13 extra base hits and two home runs ... 73 hits ... 39 runs ... 29 earned runs ... .203 batting average against left handed hitters ... .257 batting average against right handed hitters ... batters hit .261 when facing Taylor with runners on and .214 when bases were empty ... recorded two strikeouts or more in every appearance ... went five innings or more in 11 appearances ... recorded career-high nine strikeouts in seven innings against Nicholls (3/27) ... started third game of the season, tossing 6.2 innings and fanning six against Ark-Little Rock (2/19) ... also fanned six at Northwestern St. (3/20) tossing eight innings ... went eight innings one other time during the season, fanning four at Southeastern (5/15) ... tossed 7.1 inning in Conference Tournament Semi-Final against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, propelling SFA to their first appearance in the championship game of the conference tournament.
2009: Made 11 appearances with one start ... struck out 12 hitters in 15.1 innings of work, posting a 5.17 ERA on the year ... allowed no runs and only one hit in 3.1 innings of relief against eventual league champion Texas State (3/27) ... had a career-high three strikeouts in 2.1 innings of relief at Baylor (5/12).
2008: Took a redshirt.
Summer League (2008): Spent 20008 season with the Clarinda A's of the M.I.N.K. League ... went 2-0 with a 2.16 ERA in nine appearances ... struck out 18 batters and walked 12 in 25 innings ... picked up the win over Omaha in final appearance of the season, going five innings with five strikeouts while only allowing a single earned run over that span.
High School: Lettered two seasons at Strake Jesuit HS in Houston ... played for the independent Columbia Angels in 2006.
Personal: Son of Suzanne and Gregory Taylor ... majoring in business.