The Fresno State baseball team had five of its players and three recruits selected during the three-day 2013 Major League Baseball Amateur Draft.
Junior pitcher Tyler Stirewalt and senior catcher/first baseman Trent Garrison were drafted Saturday in the Major League Baseball amateur draft.
Fresno State gutted out a 6-4 victory over Air Force to improve to 17-4 in elimination games since 2008.
The Fresno State baseball team recorded its second doubleheader sweep of Air Force with two more wins on Saturday at Beiden Field.
Freshman Jordan Brink went 2-for-3 and scored the go-ahead run in the win.
Fresno State vs. UCSB - Feb. 17, 2013
Last Updated: August 19, 2013
2013 (JUNIOR): Made 17 appearances, earning one start ... finished the season 0-1 with 21.1 innings pitched ... recorded 21 strikeouts ... threw two innings of relief to earn the save in an elimination game against Air Force at the Mountain West Tournament on May 23... drafted in the 21st round of the MLB Draft with the No. 620 pick by the Minnesota Twins.
2012 (SOPHOMORE): Made 10 appearances ... pitched nine innings with a 1 - 0 record ... recorded nine strikeouts ... ended the season with a 5.00 ERA.
2011 (FRESHMAN): Quarterback for the Fresno State football team for two years.
HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered in football, baseball and basketball for the Highland, Calif. Aquinas High School ... as senior quarterback and captain, led football team to 10-2 record and league championship ... led San Bernardino County in passing (2835) while throwing for 26 touchdowns ... name most valuable player of Christina League and starting quarterback of Inland Empire All Star Game.
PERSONAL: Born Dec. 6, 1990 ... parents are Clyde and Becky Sirewalt ... two older brothers, Mike and Tyler ... Tyler played football at Colorado ... former teammate at Cajoy High School, Raymond Wilburn, plays for UC Davis ... enjoys snowboarding, hanging out with friends and "chilling" with offensive linemen ... lists favorite athlete as John Elway because he is an inspirational man who he watched play quarterback for the Broncos as he grew up ... lists biggest athletic thrill as throwing a game winning touchdown or hitting a walk-off home run ... most admires his parents because they always believe in him ... chose to attend Fresno State because it is a good program, very family oriented and will give him a great education. Majoring in Business.
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