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Colby Holmes
Colby Holmes

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Conway, S.C.

High School:
Conway HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 200

Position:
RHP

B/T:
R-R


2012-13 Gamecock Spotlight Video

Colby Holmes Career Stats

2013 - Appeared in 19 games with nine starts, compiled a 5-2 record with a 3.76 ERA ... Pitched 55.0 innings, struck out 42 batters with 15 walks allowed ... 2013 MLB Free Agent Signee (Atlanta Braves) ... Earned win in relief in 6-4 win over Liberty in NCAA Regional (6/2) with 1.1 scoreless innings ... 0.2 scoreless innings with two strikeouts in 4-3 loss to Vanderbilt at SEC Tournament (5/23) ... Two scoreless innings of relief with a pair of strikeouts in 7-1 win over Georgia (5/11) ... Three innings of relief, allowed one run, unearned, on three hits with no walks and a strikeout in 9-3 win over Wofford (5/8) ... Three scoreless innings of relief in 3-2 loss to Vanderbilt (5/4) ... Five innings of relief with just two runs allowed, one earned, on two hits with no walks in three strikeouts to pick up win in 19-2 victory at Tennessee (4/7) ... Earned win in predetermined split vs. Charleston Southern (3/30); allowed two runs on four hits in 3.1 innings with no walks and two strikeouts ... Earned win in 3-1 victory at College of Charleston (3/26); allowed just one run on four hits in 7.1 innings with season-high eight strikeouts and just two walks ... One of three Gamecocks to combine for first no-hitter in 38 years in a 14-1 win over Albany; six innings of work with one run allowed, unearned, on one walk with three strikeouts (2/24) ... No-decision in first start of the season, an 8-7 win over Liberty, went 6.1 innings and allowed two runs on three hits with two walks and four strikeouts (2/17).

2012 - Started 16 games and compiled a 7-2 record with a 3.05 ERA in 79.2 innings pitched with just 17 walks allowed while striking out 65 batters, opponents hit just .226 against him ... Five scoreless innings with just one hit allowed in 5-1 win over Oklahoma in NCAA Super Regional (6/11) ... NCAA Regional All-Tournament Team ... Carried a no-hitter into the 8th inning and finished with eight scoreless innings with just one hit allowed and career-high nine strikeouts to earn victory in 7-0 win over Manhattan (6/1) ... Quality start despite no-decision in 3-2 loss to LSU (5/19); worked 6.2 innings and allowed one run, unearned, on four hits with no walks and three strikeouts ... Improved to 6-0 with victory in 11-7 win at Auburn (4/22); allowed four runs on nine hits in five innings with two walks and matched career-high with seven strikeouts ... Season-high 8.1 innings and allowed four runs on eight hits with no walks and three strikeouts to pick up win in 6-4 victory over Mississippi State (4/15) ... Seveninnings pitched and tied season-high with six strikeouts to improve to 4-0 on the year in 6-1 win vs. Tennessee (4/8); allowed jut one run on four hits and did not walk a batter ... Worked 4.2 innings and allowed three runs, two earned on three hits with one walk and one strikeout in 6-4 win over Vanderbilt (4/1) ... Earned third win of the season with five scoreless innings allowing just four hits and striking out six in 3-1 win vs. Princeton (3/11) ... Improved to 2-0 with 5.2 scoreless innings with just three hits allowed and three walks while striking out six in 6-0 win over Elon ... Won first start of the season hurling five scoreless frames of one-hit ball and striking out six in 13-1 win over VMI (2/18).

2011 - Compiled a 7-3 record with a 3.69 ERA in 18 games with 13 starts; struck out 77 batters with 21 walks in 85.1 innings pitched ... Key start in 7-1 win over Virginia in College World Series as he allowed just one run on four hits in 4.1 innings with seven strikeouts, to tie a career-high and just one walk allowed (6/21) ... Won seventh game of the season with solid 6.2 innings of work allowing four runs on seven hits with three strikeouts and a walk in 11-5 win over Stetson (6/4) ... Won sixth game of the season with 6.2 innings of work allowing just one run on four hits with five strikeouts in 3-2 win at Alabama that clinched SEC championship (5/21) ... Named SEC Pitcher of the Week for second time this year after going 8.2 innings and allowing one run on six hits with seven strikeouts in 7-1 win over Arkansas to clinch series ... 1.2 perfect innings with a strikeout in 11-1 win over Charleston Southern (5/11) ... Worked 7.1 innings to earn the win in 10-2 victory over Auburn (4/30): allowed just two runs on four hits with seven strikeouts ... No-decision in 5-3 loss at Mississippi State (4/23); allowed three runs, two earned on five hits with six strikeouts ... Earned SEC Pitcher of the Week after seven-plus innings, scoreless, allowed just three hits and struck out seven batters to pick up win in 2-0 win over Tennessee (4/8) ... First SEC start in 4-3 win over Kentucky (4/2); no-decision with five-plus innings, allowed two runs on seven hits with four strikeouts ... Key relief outing in 4-3 win at Florida (3/27); three scoreless innings with just one hit allowed and two strikeouts ... Six-plus innings with six strikeouts as he earned win in 24-4 victory over College of Charleston (3/22); allowed three runs on five hits with two walks ... Worked 5.1 innings, allowed two runs on one hit with four strikeouts and three walks to earn victory in 8-4 win over Wofford (3/16) ... Worked three relief innings in 14-1 win over Furman (3/1); allowed one run, unearned, on two hits with three strikeouts.

2010 - Improved to 2-0 with five-plus inning effort in 6-3 win over Coll. of Charleston, allowed two runs on four hits with four strikeouts and three walks (4/7) ... Earned first career win with five innings of work, allowed just one run on five hits with four strikeouts and a walk in 10-1 victory over The Citadel (3/30) ... First career start in 8-3 win over Davidson, allowed two runs, both unearned, on three hits with six strikeouts and two walks (3/17) ... 0.2 scoreless innings of relief in 6-5 win over Brown (3/14) ... One perfect inning of relief in 15-0 win over Presbyterian (3/3) ... One perfect inning of relief with three strikeouts in 10-3 win over Duquesne (2/19).

HIGH SCHOOL - 2009 MLB Draft Selection (47th round/Atlanta Braves) ... 2009 SC/NC Select All-Star ... 2008 and 2009 South Carolina AAAA All-State team ... Ranked No. 9 best high school prospect by Baseball America in the 2009 Under Armour Preseason Tournament ... Rated No. 5 best high school player in the state of South Carolina by Diamond Prospects .. .Rated No. 7 best high school player in the state of South Carolina by PG Crosschecker and No. 360 in the nation ... Rated No. 15 best prospect in state of South Carolina for 2009 MLB Draft by Baseball America ... Finished 2009 season with 8-3 record and a 0.70 ERA with 129 strikeouts in 69.2 innings pitched ... Playing 2009 summer baseball on 18-U Carolina Cyclones AAU team ... Played on 2008 17-U Diamond Devils summer team that won the 17-U World Wood Bat Association National Championships as well as the Continental Amateur Baseball Association 18-U Wood Bat World Series.

PERSONAL - Born Jonathon Colby Holmes on 10/24/90 ... Parents are John and Cherlyn Holmes.