Alex Kowalczyk drives in a career-high four of Pitt's eight runs.
2015: Made season debut against Ohio State, finishing with 2.1 innings pitched in relief with two strikeouts and no runs allowed compared to one walk and one hit ... Pitched a season-high 3.1 innings and struck out three against ETSU ... Suffered the loss in game one against VCU after allowing four batters to reach base in the 12th inning … Made his first Pitt start in game one against Niagara, striking out a season-high six in and gave up one run in 4.0 innings … In game two against No. 11 North Carolina, struck out five in 3.0 innings … Earned the win in relief, surrendering one hit in 1.2 innings … Took the loss after pitching 2.2 innings of relief against Penn State … At Duke, recorded a win in 3.1 innings of relief, striking out four and allowing one run on four hits.
2014: Posted a 2.70 ERA with a 3-6 record and two saves in 20 relief outings ... Totaled 46.2 innings, striking out 37 batters ... Tossed 4.1 innings at Coastal Carolina in his Pitt debut for the win ... Stuck out five batters and allowed no hits in 3.0 innings at USC Upstate to pick up his first save... Gave up one hit, striking out three in 2.2 innings at East Carolina ... Fanned four batters and yielded one run on three hits in 3.2 innings versus Western Kentucky ... Tossed 4.1 scoreless innings in two appearances at North Carolina, getting the win in the second game ... Recorded his second save against Duke, striking out two in 2.1 innings ... Matched a season-high five strikeouts in a season-high 6.2 innings against Georgia Tech ... Pitched two innings of scoreless ball, striking out two and recording the win against No. 1 Virginia ... Struck out four in 3.2 innings at Miami ... Gave up one run and fanned three in 4.1 innings versus Clemson.
2012-13 (Paris JC): Spent two years playing for Paris Junior College.
High School:Compiled a 9-1 record with a 2.80 ERA and batted .320 with six home runs and 29 RBIs his senior season...was a two-time member of the All-State Academic Team and was named pitcher of the year in District 10-4A along with being a first-team pitcher selection as well...was a three year varsity letterman in football...member of the MHS Athletic Leadership Committee his junior and senior years.
Personal: Born on June 23, 1993...son of Bob and Amy Harris...has two siblings, Dalton and Annie.