#9 Patrick Paulus

Pos. P/OF
Ht. 5'11"
Wt. 180
Yr. Jr./So.
Hometown Cottage Grove ,Wis.
High School (Prev. School) Monona Grove
2007: Appeared in 15 games for the Crusaders out of the bullpen ... did not allow an earned run in three straight games in late April ... tied for fifth on the team in appearances ... pitched a season-high 2.1 innings against Centenary in the Mid-Continent Conference Tournament ... named to the Mid-Con All-Academic Team ... a member of the Mid-Con Commissioner’s List of Academic Excellence.

2006: Saw action on the hill in 12 games, drawing a start at IPFW ... posted the victory against Illinois Tech ... struck out two hitters against both Southern Utah and Purdue ... named to the Mid-Continent Conference All-Academic Team.

2005: Appeared in three games for the Crusaders out of the bullpen ... pitched 2.1 innings ... allowed four hits and two runs ... granted a redshirt after missing most of the season with an arm injury.

2004: Made 11 appearances on the hill for the Brown and Gold ... pitched 13.2 innings with an ERA of just 0.66 ... allowed just one earned run ... struck out seven ... recorded two saves ... had four at bats with one hit ... scored two runs.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Silver Eagles ... a three-time First Team All-Badger North Conference selection ... an Honorable Mention All-State pick as a junior ... twice named to the All-District Team.

Personal: Patrick is the son of Mike and Deb Paulus ... majors are accounting and finance ... born October 24, 1984.