Owls Conclude Home Schedule; Next Return To C-USA League Play Thursday Night At UAB
Baseball Hosts Final Four Regular Season Games Starting Friday
Rice Baseball Returns Home To Host Middle Tennesee In Weekend Set
Owls & Hilltoppers To Play Double-Header Friday
Rice rallied to defeat Houston 4-3 on April 11
2016: Conference USA Academic Honor Roll; Second on the pitching staff with 21 appearances in debut season of Division I baseball, all but one of which was in relief... Finished second on the team in ERA (2.28), and tied for second on the staff in lowest opponents' batting average (.209), for Owls with at least the same amount of innings (23.2)... Made first Rice appearance Feb. 23 against eventual NCAA Regional participant Dallas Baptist, where he struck out a career-high two batters in 1.1 scoreless innings... Fired a career-long 3.2 innings of one-hit scoreless relief at home against No. 7 ranked TCU... Earned first career save with 3.0 scoreless frames against C-USA foe Charlotte where he allowed just one base hit... Did not allow an earned run over his first 14.2 innings spanning 11 relief outings... Lone starting assignment was in the morning semifinal game of the C-USA Tournament against 41-win foe Louisiana Tech... Worked 3.0 innings and struck out one in a no decision against the heavy-hitting Bulldogs... Finished the year with nearly one-third of his total innings (7.0) against a talented LA Tech squad that went on to earn an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament... Pitched twice against No. 5 ranked LSU in the NCAA Tournament... Played in the California Collegiate League (Neptune Beach) over the summer... One of five Owls to be named in his summer league's all-star game.
High School -- A 2015 graduate of Gulliver Preparatory in Pinecrest, Fla.... Four-year varsity letterman, and three-year starter, under head coach Javy Rodriguez... Helped lead the Raiders to a 25-7 record, the District 16-4A regular season championship, and to the semifinals of the state tournament as a senior... Went 4-1 on the mound with an 0.87 ERA in 40.1 innings to earn all-district honors in 2015... Held opposing hitters to a .181 average while registering 8.7 strikeouts per 9.0 innings... Earned first team all-Miami-Dade County honors from the Miami-Herald... Selected for the USA Baseball NTIS South Florida Region Team (16u and 17u).
Personal -- Full name: Evan Jacob Kravetz...Parents: Jeffrey and Lisse Kravetz of Miami (sister, Rebecca). College: Baker.