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Travis Risser
Travis Risser

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Palmyra, Pa.

High School:
Palmyra

Last College:
James Madison

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 210

Position:
RHP

Birthdate:
01/08/1985

Bats/Throws:
Right/Right


Bats: R Throws: R 2006: Made 19 appearances, all in relief, for Coastal... Was 3-4 with a 3.38 ERA and 24 strikeouts in 32.0 innings... Tied for the team lead with three saves... Opponents hit .242 against him... Struck out two in two innings against Liberty April 23... Earned the win against VMI May 8, pitching 4.2 innings and giving up just three hits and one run... Struck out six in four innings vs. High Point in the Big South Tournament May 24... Had an 0.75 ERA in Big South games... PRIOR TO COASTAL: Played two seasons at James Madison University... Went 5-3 with a 3.69 earned-run-average his sophomore year for the Dukes... Had a school-record 13 career saves... Was the team's Rookie of the Year in 2004, when he went 3-3 with a 2.33 ERA and nine saves... Had 73 strikeouts in two seasons for JMU... HIGH SCHOOL: Was a four-year letterwinner at Palmyra High School in Palmyra, Pa... Was a First Team All-State pitcher as a senior... Was the Most Valuable Player of the Mid Penn Conference and was selected to the Big 11 Team by the Harrisburg Patriot-News... Had a 9-1 record his senior season... Helped the Cougars to the Pennsylvania State Championship in 2002... Played in 2005 for the Falmouth Commodores of the Cape Cod League, going 1-2 with a 1.93 ERA... Born Jan. 8, 1985... Is majoring in sports management at Coastal.