Liberty Township, Ohio
|Height / Weight:|
5-10 / 174
Right Handed Pitcher
2017 | Game-by-Game
Made a team-high 20 relief appearances ... posted a 3-3 record with a 5.05 ERA ... struck out 44 hitters in 41 innings of work ... opponents hit just .263 against him ... posted his first win of the season when he went a season-high five innings against Dayton (4/12), allowing just one run while striking out three ... struck out a season-best six in three innings of work against Buffalo (5/7).
2016 | Game-by-Game
Made 16 appearances, fourth most on the team, including a start at Morehead State (3/29) … notched two wins on the season, at Belmont (2/27) and at Buffalo (4/17) … also recorded two saves, which was second most on the team … struck out four in a season-high 3.1 innings of work at Buffalo (4/17).
Graduated from Lakota East High School with honors … earned three varsity letters in baseball, playing a variety of positions … also lettered four times in hockey, where he served as team captain … First Team All-GMC (2014-15), Academic All-GMC (2013-15), Cincinnati All-City (2014-15), Ohio State Senior All-Star Game Selection (2015) … Holds Lakota East wins record … also ranks second in career strikeouts, innings pitched and career ERA and is tied for the record in career shutouts … prep coach was Ray Hamilton … Club teams: Cincy Flames and Florence Freedom.
PERSONAL: Full name – Andrew Charles Almquist … Born: Nov. 20, 1996 … son of Catherine and Marvin Almquist … sister, Anna, attends Miami (’16) … mother, Catherine, played golf at Ohio State and received All-Big Ten honors and was an Academic All-American … father, Marvin, played lacrosse at the University of North Dakota … uncle, David, also attended UND where he played baseball … majoring in engineering management.