#19 Bryce Yoder
|HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)||Eastside|
2015: Paced Valpo in saves with six while crafting a 2-0 record and a 3.86 earned-run average in 25 2/3 innings pitched during his junior season...fired three shutout innings over two games in Valpo's season-opening series at San Diego State (Feb. 13-15th)...earned his first save of the year on March 2nd at Western Carolina, recording the final two outs in an 8-7 tilt...was rewarded with a save following his 2 1/3 scoreless-inning appearance against Youngstown State (Mar. 21)...preserved a 7-6 win in the first game of a doubleheader against Wright State on Mar. 28th...tossed a career-high 4 1/3 innings, earning the win in the Crusaders' 11-10 12-inning win at Henry Aaron Field over Milwaukee on Apr. 2nd...closed the door on a 5-4 Valpo win over Oakland on April 11th...registered a six-out save versus UIC (Apr. 18th)...threw two perfect frames against Chicago State on Apr. 28th...notched his sixth save against Youngstown State (May 9), striking out a pair of Penguins and allowing a lone single in a 4-3 victory...walked just two batters all season opposite 13 strikeouts.
2014: Emerged as a huge weapon out of the Crusader bullpen in his sophomore campaign, serving primarily as a setup man...constructed a 3.20 earned run average to go with a 1-0 record in 17 appearances spanning 19 2/3 innings pitched...was the winning pitcher in the Crusaders' second victory of the season at Samford (Feb. 15) after throwing 1 2/3 perfect innings, collecting two strikeouts along the way...put together a stretch of five straight games from Mar. 2nd-Apr. 6th where he didn't allow an earned run...logged a season-high three innings on the hill versus UIC on Apr. 27th...preserved wins against Oakland (May 4) and Youngstown State (May 17) thanks to a scoreless inning of work in both tilts...closed out the season at the Horizon League Championship by striking out a Raider in 1 1/3 shutout innings of relief against Wright State (May 23).
2013: Made eight relief appearances for the Brown and Gold as a freshman...didn't allow his a run in his first four appearances including one shutout inning against South Florida (Mar. 10) and two scoreless frames versus Navy (Mar. 13).
Prep: Three-year letter winner for the Blazers...earned All-Conference and All-Area his sophomore season...voted All-Conference his junior year, a season Eastside High were sectional champions...named All-Conference and All-Area again his senior year...also a three-time letter winner in soccer, including All-Conference Honorable Mention his senior year...member of National Honors Society.
Personal: Bryce is the son of Larry and Jacki Yoder...has a brother, Corey (21)...majoring in mechanical engineering...favorite movie is V for Vendetta...favorite baseball team is the New York Yankees...favorite food is beef and noodles...favorite musical group is Alabama...favorite baseball player is Derek Jeter...born on Dec. 16th, 1993...away from baseball he enjoys golf.