Reece

Eddins

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#30

Right-Handed Pitcher
Height: 6'5"
Weight: 210
Year: Junior
Hometown: Lee's Summit, Mo.
High School: Blue Springs South
Major: Mechanical Engineering

Bio

Honors & Awards
• Three Letters (2015, 2016, 2017)
• Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2018)
• Academic All-Big Ten (2016, 2017, 2018)
• Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017; Spring 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)
• Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2016, 2017, 2018)

2017: Reece Eddins made seven relief appearances, compiling a 1-1 record with a 5.91 ERA, before receiving a medical hardship • Threw 10.2 innings, and struck out eight • Earned a win on March 8 against Northern Colorado in 3.2 innings of work, striking out three batters • Had a scoreless outing in 2.1 innings on March 24 at Cal Poly.

2016: After making only five appearances as a freshman in 2015, Eddins had a breakout season in 2016, as he made 26 appearances as a key member of NU’s bullpen • Ranked second on the team with a 1.85 ERA over 48.2 innings • Recorded the eighth-lowest single-season ERA in NU history by a pitcher who threw at least 40.0 innings • ERA was 2.70 after his first appearance of the season and was never above 1.96 the rest of the year • Was part of three combined shutouts and notched one save • First career save came at Purdue on March 27 • After allowing an earned run at Long Beach State March 5, he didn’t allow an earned run in 18.2 innings over his next 10 appearances, a streak that ran from March 9 to April 5 • After allowing two earned runs in three straight appearances, came back and made nine straight appearances without allowing an earned run • Allowed just two earned runs in 14.0 innings over his final 10 appearances of the year.

2015: Eddins made five appearances, all out of the bullpen, as a freshman in 2015 • Finished the year with a 9.82 ERA over 3.2 innings with two strikeouts • Made his debut against BYU on Feb. 19, tossing 1.1 innings of perfect relief with one strikeout • Matched his season high with 1.1 innings against Northern Colorado on March 10, but allowed two runs on four hits.

Before Nebraska: Eddins joined the Huskers from Blue Springs South High School in Lee’s Summit, Mo. • Was tabbed a top-200 right-handed pitcher in the nation and the No. 12 overall player in the state of Missouri by Perfect Game • Was a 2014 All-Central Region second-team pick by Perfect Game and a 2013 Underclass High Honorable-Mention pick • Led the Jaguars to their first state tournament appearance in 2014, where they placed third in Class 5, the largest class in the state • Was the first player in Jackson County to toss back-to-back no-hitters, including a 13-strikeout performance against Blue Springs • Notched 68 strikeouts in 59 innings as a senior • Competed at the PG WWBA World Championships in Jupiter, Fla., for Marucci Elite • Helped the squad defeat Puerto Rico by throwing 2.0 innings of scoreless relief • Competed at the 2013 Metropolitan Baseball Classic at Citi Field in Flushing Meadows, N.Y., for the St. Louis Mets.

Personal: Born on Nov. 12, 1995 • Parents are John and Cindee Eddins • Has one sister, Brooke, and two brothers, Jace and Cole • Majoring in mechanical engineering.

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