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Keith Hessler
Keith Hessler

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Silver Spring, Md

High School:
Springbrook HS

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 215

Position:
LHP

Birthdate:
03/15/1989

Bats/Throws:
L/L


06/07/2013

Jacob May Drafted in 3rd Round by Chicago White Sox

May is the sixth-highest Chanticleer taken in the MLB Draft

#33 Keith Hessler
6-4, 215, LHP, Jr.
Silver Spring, Md. / Springbrook HS

2010 (So): 28th-round draft pick by the Arizona Diamondbacks ... Was 2-2 with a save and 3.82 ERA in 16 appearances (two starts) ... Struck out five in 1.2 innings of middle relief with three walks in a 4-3 win at Clemson ... Starts came versus College of Charleston (March 16) and UNC Wilmington (April 6), getting the win ... Versus UNCW, pitched 5.0 with four hits, one unearned run, zero walks and three strikeouts ... Also got a win in relief versus High Point in the Big South Tournament (May 28) ... Threw 3.0 innings,. Allowing four hits, an unearned run and zero walks with three strikeouts ... Struck out four versus College of Charleston (June 5) in 2.1 innings.

2009 (RFr.): Made 19 appearances with six starts for the Chants in 2009 ... Went 1-1 with 23 strikeouts in 31.1 innings pitched ... Was named the Big South Pitcher of the Week (March 3) after striking out five and allowing just one earned run in 5.1 innings in a win over #1 North Carolina ... Came back and struck out five in five innings to earn the win IPFW (March 5) ... Did not allow an earned run in 5.1 innings of work at Clemson (April 21) ... Pitched four innings against UNC Wilmington (March 31), striking out three Seahawks.

2008 (Fr.): Redshirted.

Prior to Coastal Carolina: Was an All-Examiner first team selection and was an honorable mention pick by the Washington Post his senior year ... Hit .449 with seven doubles, five triples and 16 RBI his senior year ... Did not pitch his senior season due to injury ... Struck out 78 batters in 52.1 innings his junior season at Springbrook ... Was a second team all-county selection and was the Blue Devils' Most Valuable Player for the second time in three years in 2007 ... Hit .424 as a sophomore while striking out 96 batters and sporting a 1.51 ERA ... Was on the Honor Roll at Springbrook.

Personal: Born March 15, 1989 ... Son of Steve and Charlene Hessler.

Hessler's Career Statistics

Year      ERA    W-L   APP-GS  CG  SHO  SV    IP    H   R   ER  BB  SO  2B  3B  HR  BF / AVG  WP HPB BK SAC
2009      7.47   1-1    19-6    0  0/3   0   31.1   37  28  26  18  23   9   1   2  129/.287   2   1  0  1
2010      3.82   2-2    16-2    0  0/0   1   30.2   32  16  13  13  26   4   0   4  116/.276   0   2  0  4
CAREER    5.66   3-3    35-8    0  0/3   1   62.0   69  44  39  31  49  13   0   6  284/.282   2   3  0  5