By Neil White (The State)
By Collyn Taylor (Spurs & Feathers)
2014 - Made 17 appearances with 16 starts, went 7-6 with a 2.86 ERA in 88.0 innings, allowed 40 runs, 28 earned with 10 walks and 58 strikeouts ... Earned win going 5.2 innings and allowing one run on five hits with a walk and two strikeouts in 3-1 win over Missouri (5/10) ... Earned win in 5-2 win at Georgia allowing two runs on five hits in six innings with a walk and three strikeouts (5/3) ... Quality start in 2-1 loss vs. Alabama (4/26); allowed two runs on seven hits in 6.1 innings with no walks and four strikeouts ... Quality start in no-decision of a 3-2 win at Auburn (4/19); allowed two runs, both unearned, on eight hits with no walks and a strikeout ... Quality start in no-decision of a 4-3 loss vs. Florida (4/12); allowed one run on five hits in seven innings with a walk and three strikeouts ... Quality start despite a loss at Arkansas; allowed four runs, one earned, on four hits with two walks and four strikeouts in 6.1 innings ... Three scoreless innings of relief in 3-2 win over Tennessee to pick up a win (3/28) ... Quality start despite a loss in 2-1 defeat at Kentucky (3/22); allowed two runs on five hits with one walk and nine strikeouts in seven innings of work ... Eight scoreless innings with just four hits allowed, no walks and five strikeouts in 8-0 win over Brown to pick up fourth victory (3/8) ... Improved to 3-0 with a win in 10-2 victory over Clemson; allowed two runs on nine hits in six-plus innings (3/1) ... 7.1 scoreless innings with a career-high 10 strikeouts and just three hits allowed to pick up the win in a 2-0 victory vs. Eastern Kentucky (2/22) ... Won first start of the season in 12-2 win over Bucknell (2/15); allowed two runs on six hits with a walk and a career-high six strikeouts ... Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2013 - Freshman All-America honors from Collegiate Baseball ... Named to SEC All-Freshman Team ... Won seventh game of the season with five-plus innings of work allowing two runs on five hits with a walk and three strikeouts in 8-3 win over Georgia (5/12) ... Named SEC Freshman of the Week for the second straight week after pitching seven scoreless innings with just five hits allowed in 4-0 win at LSU (4/28) ... SEC Freshman of the Week after pitching a season-high eight innings to earn the win in 3-1 victory over Kentucky (4/21); did not walk a batter and allowed just one unearned run on nine hits ... Three innings in relief in 14-5 loss at Florida (4/13); allowed two runs on three hits with no walks and three strikeouts ... No-decision in 5-3 loss to Arkansas (3/24); allowed three runs on seven hits in 4.2 innings with two walks and four strikeouts ... Improved to 4-0 with win at The Citadel (3/19); Worked 5.1 innings and allowed two runs on five hits with a walk and five strikeouts ... Allowed one run on five hits in 2.2 innings in win over USC Upstate (3/12) ... Six scoreless innings with just two hits allowed in win over Ball State (3/5) ... Five scoreless innings win win over Furman (2/26) ... Named to SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll.
HIGH SCHOOL - Rated No. 146 best high school prospect in the nation and No. 6 best high school prospect in state of Virginia by Perfect Game USA ... 2012 VISAA Division II Player of the Year ... 2010 & 2012 VISAA Division II All-State First Team ... As a senior in 2012, went 8-0 with a 0.54 ERA in 64 innings with 80 strikeouts to just seven walks ... Helped lead Cape Henry to state championship pitching a complete game and scoring the winning run ... 2011 & 2012 Tidewater Conference Player of the Year; also earned All-TCIS honors ... Named by Perfect Game USA as 2012 Rawlings Preseason Atlantic All-Region First Team ... Most recently played for Orioles Scout AAU team.
PERSONAL - Born on November 2, 1993 ... Parents are J.C. and Lisa Wynkoop ... Major is insurance and risk management.