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More solid pitching helps UWM get win in game two
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Panthers host Northern Illinois Tuesday; close out campaign with Wright State
2012: Second on the team with 30 appearances, ranking third in the Horizon League and setting a career-high ... also pitched a career-best 34.0 innings ... went 2-1 with a 3.71 ERA, striking out 17 and limiting opponents to one of the lowest batting averages in the conference at .218 ... posted a team-best 1.83 ERA in league play (14 games) ... finished his career with 83 appearances, the third-most in program history ... threw 2.0 scoreless innings in the season opener at East Carolina Feb. 17 ... went 10 appearances in a row without allowing an earned run March 25-April 29 ... earned the win against UIC April 1, not allowing a hit in 2.2 innings ... recorded the save in his next outing against Cardinal Stritch April 4, working a scoreless ninth ... season-high 3.1 innings at UIC May 4 ... struck out a career-best four batters in 3.0 innings at Butler May 13 to record the victory without allowing a hit ... named to the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.
2011: Led the team and finished fourth in the Horizon League with 27 appearances ... went 2-1 with one save ... his 2.60 ERA was second on the team and among the lowest in the league ... struck out 12 batters in 27.2 innings of work ... struck out a pair in 1.0 innings of the season opener against Tennessee Feb. 18 ... picked up his first win two days later, working 2.0 scoreless innings to beat the Volunteers ... started the season with four-straight scoreless outings ... threw a scoreless inning in UWM's 3-0 shutout over Santa Clara March 12 ... struck out both batters he faced against IPFW March 26 ... did not allow a run over six-consecutive appearances April 8-23 ... picked up the save with a scoreless inning in UWM's win over Cardinal Stritch April 21 ... earned the victory against Valparaiso May 20, giving up just one hit in 1.1 innings of work.
2010: Tied for second on the team with 20 appearances, leading the squad with a 1.67 earned run average ... his ERA was the second-lowest by a reliever in program history (minimum 25.0 IP; Matt Freisleben 1.15 in 2001) ... struck out 14 batters and allowed opponents to hit just .185 - the lowest since 2003 ... was 2-0 with two saves, tying for fourth in the league in that category ... allowed no earned runs in 18 of 20 outings on the season ... struck out both batters he faced in first appearance of the year against Arkansas State Feb. 27 ... pitched a three-inning save against Bradley April 21, giving up just one hit and no earned runs ... recorded the win against Valparaiso May 1, working 4.0 scoreless innings, allowing just one hit and striking out a pair ... other save came against Youngstown State May 22 ... recorded the win in an elimination game against Valparaiso in the Horizon League Tournament May 29 ... pitched a scoreless frame against #1 Arizona State in the NCAA Tournament June 4 ... limited lefties to a .053 average (1-for-19) on the season.
2009: Appeared in six games as a freshman ... did not record a decision ... worked 6.2 innings and registered eight strikeouts ... struck out two batters in 2.0 innings of his debut, coming against No. 6 Arizona State in the season opener Feb. 20 ... worked two-thirds of an inning in a combined shutout against Chicago State April 7, recording a strikeout ... struck out the side in his one inning of work in UWM's win over Cardinal Stritch April 23.
High School: Was a four-year member of the baseball team at Green Bay West High School ... lettered twice while appearing on the mound, in the infield and in the outfield ... served as team captain as a senior, earning honorable mention all-area honors as a utility player as well as Second Team All-Fox River Classic Conference as a utility player ... was tabbed for second team all-conference on the mound his junior season ... honor roll member all four years ... also played soccer and basketball, where he served as a team captain as a senior.
Personal: Son of Bart and Debra Blohowiak ... an accounting major and finance minor in school ... career goal is to become a CPA and own his own firm ... lists hobbies as snowboarding, spending time with friends and family, anything that keeps him active and watching the Packers ... has worked at Miller Park making replica bats and has also worked summer basketball camps and with Little League tournaments ... born April 30, 1989.