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Will Ray


Evansville, Ind.

High School:
Evansville Central HS

Last College:
Olney Central College

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 195




@HerdBaseball Completes Sweep of WKU in Shutout Win

Will Ray pitched seven shutout innings with seven strikeouts


@HerdBaseball holds off WKU in Game Two, 10-9

Tommy Lane was a perfect 4-for-4 with three runs scored and a homer


Pastrana and Pitching lift @HerdBaseball past Old Dominion

Reynaldo Pastrana with a go ahead solo home run in the ninth


@HerdBaseball Routs FIU, 22-6

Coach Waggoner has won 250 games at the helm of the Thundering Herd


Niggemeyer Throws Complete Game Shutout Win at Florida Atlantic

Herd's first nine inning complete game shutout since 2004


Marshall at Southern Miss - Game One (By Joe Harper)

Marshall baseball at Southern Miss on March 24, 2017. Photos by Joe Harper of Big Gold Photography.

2018 (Senior): Appeared in six starts as a pitcher before suffering a season ending injury to his throwing arm ... held a team-low 1.57 ERA ... pitched 34.1 innings allowing just six runs ... Struck out 24 batters, holding the opposing team to a .226 batting average ... Appeared in 38 games with 34 starts at first base and DH ... held a .269 batting average with 39 hits and 23 runs ... Recorded a complete game shutout against UAB allowing just five hits in nine innings with six strikeouts ... Helped shutout Florida A&M 9-0 in 4.2 innings in his first start of the season .. Recorded three hits, two runs, and a walk at WKU ... batted .429 against Western Carolina amassing 5 RBIs on three hits while scoring two runs himself. 

2017 (Junior):
Appeared in 50 games, starting in 45 … used primarily as an infielder and a pitcher … held a .240 batting average at the plate with a .378 on-base percentage and a .338 slugging percentage … had 37 hits, 31 runs scored, 10 RBIs, nine doubles and two home runs … tied for the team-high in stolen bases with nine … ranked tied for eighth in C-USA games only for stolen bases with six … walked 24 times … had a season-high three hits at Western Carolina (Feb. 25) and against UTSA (March 18) … scored a season-best four runs in the game at Western Carolina … had 10 multi-hit games … reached base safely in 10 straight games … pitched 44.1 innings on the mound with 14 appearances and six starts … had a 3-3 record and three saves … allowed 25 runs on 49 hits and had 28 strikeouts … wins came against ETSU (March 8), Morehead State (April 26) and WKU (May 7) … tossed seven shutout innings with a season-high seven strikeouts against WKU … finished in the field with 74 putouts, 77 assists and 10 errors for a .938 fielding percentage … named to the Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll.

Olney Central College (2015-16):
Appeared in 57 of 58 games as a sophomore … batted .320 with 10 doubles, four triples, six home runs and drove in 39 RBIs … led the team in runs scored (60), OBP (.483), walks (41), HBPs (18), and triples … went 3-0 with one save on the mound in 16.2 innings … batted .273 with two home runs as a freshman … had a 1-0 record with one save and a 2.13 ERA in 12.2 innings on the mound.

High School: Attended Evansville Central High School … named to All-Southern Indiana Athletic Conference (SIAC) and All-Metro first team as a sophomore and a senior … All-SIAC second team as a junior … honorable mention 4A All-State, All-Metro Player of the Year and Tri-State Hot Stove League Player of the Year as a senior.
Personal: Born on Aug. 31, 1995 … son of Gregg and Patricia Ray … has two siblings, Lauren and Nolan … majoring in business management.