|High School:||Lenoir CC|
2009: Played an important role as a versatile member of the bullpen, appearing in 21 games and starting three ... Finished season with a 1-5 record and a team-high three saves in 36 2/3 innings ... Struck out 21 and walked 29 ... Earned save by entering game with runners on first and second and no outs and getting three straight outs to beat Tennessee, 1-0 (3/4) ... Pitched a scoreless inning to earn save in 6-4 win over Belmont (3/7) ... Earned save with a scoreless inning against Charlotte, leaving a runner stranded at third by getting a final groundout (3/17) ... Earned first win at Upstate with one inning of work against Mercer (3/20) ... Tossed 6 1/3 innings in first career start against Kennesaw State, allowing just four hits and three earned runs ... Struck out four and walked three, but took a hard-luck 5-0 loss (4/11) ... Pitched five innings against North Florida, striking out a career-high five batters (5/9) ... A member of the A-Sun All-Academic Team. Previous College: Played two seasons at Lenoir Community College ... Helped lead the Lancers to a runner-up finish at the NJCAA Division 2 World Series ... Pitched final four outs of championship game, striking out two ... The Lancers entered the tournament ranked No. 1 in the nation, as they won a school-record 54 games ... Went 6-1 with a 2.97 ERA, throwing 37 innings and posting 28 strikeouts as a sophomore ... Earned a slot on the Dean's List in all four semesters at the school. High School: Earned two varsity letters at Durham Riverside .... Pitched for Durham Post 7 American Legion Team, helping team to the state tournament in 2007 ... A member of the National Honors Society.
Personal: Born on Aug. 24, 1988 ... Son of Joe and Judy Stover ... Has a sister, Blaire A physical education major ... Father, Joe, played basketball and baseball at William Carey University ... Played in the Chicago Cubs organization, reaching AAA ... Favorite musical artist is Dierks Bentley ... Favorite actor is Will Ferrell ... Enjoys ping pong and video games ... Favorite movie is "Dances With Wolves" ... Favorite TV show is "Entourage" ... Favorite baseball player is Josh Hamilton ... Admires his father ... Wants to be a stay at home dad.