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- Kasey Croft
Kasey Croft

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Albertville, Ala.

High School:
Albertville

Last College:
Gadsden State CC

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 170

Position:
RHP

Birthdate:
12/19/1983

B/T:
R/R



AS A SENIOR (2007)
Appeared in 19 games out of the bullpen ... won two games and earned one save ... held an ERA of 5.60 ... held opponents to a .259 batting average ... struck out 31 batters ... logged 35.1 innings for the year ... recorded his first career save at Marshall on May 12, finishing the final three innings in which he allowed no hits or runs ... won his second game of the season in a 3.2 inning relief outing at Tulane May 6, allowing no runs and just one hit ... allowed no runs and just one hit in 3.0 innings against Southern Miss April 21 ... threw 2.0 inning in relief against Memphis on April 14, giving up just three hits ... pitched 4.0 innings of relief at Houston on April 7, striking out three ... earned his first career victory as a Blazer when he threw 4.1 innings of relief against UCF March 30, allowing no earned runs ... threw 2.0 innings of relief against Samford on March 27, striking out one, while allowing two earned runs ... pitched one inning of scoreless relief against Alabama A&M March 21 ... made his first relief appearance of the season against Central Michigan on Feb. 17, throwing one inning in which he gave up no hits, no earned runs and struck out one batter.

AS A JUNIOR (2006)
Appeared in 10 games in which he walked just nine batters ... had an ERA of 7.59 ... was one of three UAB pitchers that did not give up a home run ... gave the Blazers 4.0 solid innings at East Carolina on May 14 as he struck out one batter and did not allow a single run ... took the mound in an NCAA Division I game for the first time in his career against Ball State on Feb. 17 as he logged 1.0 inning in which he game up just one hit.

GADSDEN STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Played two years for coach Bill Lockridge at Gadsden State Community College in Gadsden, Ala. ... recorded 26 strikeouts in 20.1 innings pitched as a freshman in 2004 ... led the Cardinals with 10 saves in 26.2 innings pitched as a sophomore in 2005.

ALBERTVILLE HIGH SCHOOL
Played for coaches Darrell Cooper and Jeff Simmons at Albertville High ... also lettered in basketball.

PERSONAL
Kasey Lee Croft ... born Dec. 19, 1983 in Albertville, Ala. ... parents are Kent and Angie Croft ... majoring in business.

Croft's Career Stats


Year       ERA   W-L   App  GS  CG SHO/CBO  SV     IP    H    R   ER   BB   SO  2B  3B  HR    BF  B/Avg  WP HBP SFA SHA
2006....  7.59   0-0    10   0   0   0/0     0   10.2   19   11    9    9    4   5   0   0    54   .432   2   1   0   0
2007....  5.60   2-1    19   0   0   0/0     1   35.1   35   25   22   20   17  11   2   1   162   .259   9   2   3   2
TOTAL...  6.07   2-1    29   0   0   0/0     1   46.0   54   36   31   29   21  16   2   1   216   .302  11   3   3   2