At Rice -- 2014: Did not see game action in first season with the program.
High School - A 2013 graduate of Clear Springs High School in League City, Texas... Two-year starting pitcher under head coach James "Chris" Floyd... Helped the Chargers go 20-11 and reach the Region III bi-district playoffs as the 2013 District 24-5A co-champions... Went 5-4 with a 2.72 ERA as a senior, striking out 87 in 53.0 innings... Honorable mention Rawlings/Perfect Game All-Texas High School Senior Team, honorable mention all-Houston team by Houston5ABaseball.com, second team all-Galveston County and first team all-District 24-5A in 2013... Houston 5A Baseball.com Pitcher of the Week on March 26 after throwing a no-hitter with 10 strikeouts vs. Dickinson... 2012 Perfect Game WWBA South Qualifier All-Tournament Team... 2011 Under Armour National Team... Maintained a 3.88 grade point average... Member of the National Technical Honor Society.
Personal - Full name: Maximilian Thomas McElligott... Born: July 21, 1995, in Arlington, Va.... Parents: Vince and Paula McElligott of Friendswood, Texas (one sister)... Father is the Executive Director of Development at Rice University's James A. Baker Institute for Public Policy... Sister, Maryan, played soccer at the University of Central Oklahoma and was a member of the Bronco team that advanced to the 2012 NCAA Division II National Tournament... College: Hanszen