Alex Kowalczyk drives in a career-high four of Pitt's eight runs.
2015: Made his collegiate debut against Niagara in game one striking out two and allowing no hits in 1.0 inning ... Recorded the first win of his career, throwing 6.0 innings in relief, with one run on three hits and three strikeouts ... Made his first appearance in over a month pitching 0.2 innings in relief against No. 16 Miami in game two of a doubleheader.
2014: Redshirted his true freshman season.
High School: 4-0 with a 1.31 ERA for the No. 1 ranked team in the state according to prepbaseballreport.com...An Under Armor Preseason All-American and Perfect Game preseason All Mid-Atlantic honoree...No. 4 ranked pitcher in Southeastern Pa. by the Philadelphia Inquirer...Went 2-0 at the Perfect Game WWBA World Championships, including a no-hitter...Named to the WWBA World Championship All-Tournament team...Threw 11 shutout innings helping the Chester County Crawdads win the Triple Crown National Championship...Pitched in the Triple Crown U.S. All-Star Classic...Carpenter Cup Classic selection as a junior...Earned All-Catholic, All-City and All-Delaware County honors as a junior catcher.
Personal: Born on May 4, 1995...son of Tom and Terri Furman...has two brothers, Stephen and Nathan.