Duke Baseball BIO
35 Conner Stevens
2014: Took the mound for 23 relief appearances … Went 1-0 with a 3.34 ERA … Struck out 28 batters while walking 11 over 35.0 innings … One of three Duke relievers to log over 35.0 innings … Combined on two shutouts … Made his Duke debut Feb. 16 against Binghamton … Appeared in 11 ACC games, posting a 4.02 ERA with 10 strikeouts over 15.2 innings … Struck out a season-high four batters April 13 against NC State … Pitched a season-high 3.0 innings without allowing an earned run May 4 versus Longwood.
2013: Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Did not see game action due to NCAA transfer rules ... Played for the Cincinnati Steam of the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League ... Appeared in 11 games with the Steam, posting a 2.61 ERA with 14 strikeouts in 20.2 innings of work.
2012 (at Tennessee): Named to the SEC First Year Honor Roll ... Made 20 appearances with one start as a freshman at Tennessee ... Posted a 1-2 record with a 4.39 ERA ... Struck out 16 batters in 41.0 innings ... First career start came March 13 against Tennessee Tech ... Earned his first collegiate win March 28, yielding just one unearned run on three hits in 3.0 innings versus Mississippi Valley State ... Member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars.
High School: Four-year letterwinner under head coach Chris Keown at St. David’s School ... Two-time NCHSAA All-State honoree ... Recipient of the St. David’s Coaches Award ... As a senior, hit .450 with five home runs and also posted a 2.50 ERA with 80 strikeouts ... Hit .494 with 68 RBI and 14 homers his junior season ... Also lettered in basketball ... Member of the National Honor Society ... An AP Scholar with High Honors.
Personal: Born Conner M. Stevens on February 26, 1993 in Cincinnati, Ohio ... The son of Brad and Janice Stevens ... Has a younger brother (Maxwell).