Left-Handed Pitcher
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 190
Year: Sophomore
City/State: Morrison, Colo.
Other College: Arizona State


  • 2007 MLB Fifth-round Draft Pick (Cincinnati)
  • 2004 MLB 21st-round Draft Pick (Milwaukee)
  • 2004 Colorado Gatorade High School Player of the Year

2007: Transfer from Arizona State who has been used as a starter and out of the bullpen in his first season at Nebraska  Was 4-1 with a 4.31 ERA in 14 appearances, as the hard-throwing left-hander has a 30-to-11 strikeout-to-walk ratio  Worked out of the bullpen against fifth-ranked Arizona State in the NCAA Regional title game on June 3, pitching a scoreless 0.2 innings with a strikeout  Walked the only hitter he faced in a relief effort against Kansas on May 18 Struggled in a start against Oklahoma on April 15, allowing four runs on four hits in just one third of an inning Turned in a strong effort in a no-decision against Wichita State, allowing one run on six hits over 5.2 innings, as he struck out three and left with a 3-1 lead Started against Creighton on April 3, allowing four runs on eight hits over 3.0 innings in a no-decision, as NU won 12-10 Earned the victory against Northern Colorado on March 28, allowing one run on three hits over six innings, while also establishing a career high with six strikeouts Suffered the loss against Missouri on March 24, allowing a run over 3.2 innings of three-hit relief in a 4-3 setback Allowed two singles and struck out four over 5.2 shutout innings against Western Illinois on March 21 Earned the win in NU’s home opener against Wayne State on March 13, fanning four while scattering six hits over five innings of one-run ball Retired the only batter he faced to get a hold against No. 22 Alabama on March 11   Collected his first win in a spot start against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Feb. 23, allowing one run and scattering six hits over six innings  Fanned three over two innings of work against Illinois State on Feb. 18 and threw a shutout inning against New Mexico on Feb. 15 

Arizona State/Dakota Ridge High School: Bowman spent two seasons at Arizona State (2005-06) and was a member of the Sun Devils’ 2005 CWS team Made 14 appearances, including four starts for ASU in 2006, going 0-1 with a 6.08 ERA Fanned 13 hitters in 13.1 innings of work Pitched for the Liberal (Kan.) Bee Jays in the summer of 2006, helping Liberal to the National Baseball Congress (NBC) World Series Was 3-1 with a 1.99 ERA in five games, striking out 27 over 36.1 innings while holding foes to a .173 average Struck out 11 over 7.1 innings in his only start of the NBC World Series Redshirted at ASU in 2005 Played three seasons of baseball at Dakota Ridge High School Ranked as the No. 14 high school prospect heading into his senior year and the No. 30 prospect heading into the 2004 MLB Draft by TeamOneBaseball.com Rated as one of the top 50 high school players in the nation by both Student Sports Magazine and Perfect Game/Baseball America Named the Colorado Gatorade Player of the Year in 2004, going 8-3 with two saves and a state-best 0.75 ERA and 117 strikeouts Led Dakota Ridge to the 2004 state semifinals, tossing two shutouts in the state tournament and fanning 37 Earned all-conference recognition in each of his three seasons Fired a two-hitter with 11 strikeouts in his varsity debut as a sophomore Totaled 23 complete games in 27 high school starts.

Personal: Born on Nov. 8, 1985, in Denver Parents are Scott Bowman and Martha Fralick Has one sister (Katie) Majors in history Father played baseball at New Mexico in 1971.

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