Blazer student-athletes recognized for having 3.0 GPA or better
JUNIOR SEASON (2014)
Named to the 2014 All-Conference USA Second Team ... totaled a 1.76 ERA (33rd in the NCAA, 4th in C-USA) and went 7-1 on the mound ... started 15 contests for the Blazers and combined for three shutouts ... allowed just 17 earned runs in 87 innings pitched ... struck out 58 hitters and allowed just 17 walks ... struck out a season-high 10 batters in eight innings pitched against Middle Tennessee (March 9) ... went six innings or more seven different times ... recorded a WHIP of 1.06 ... named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2013)
Appeared in 15 games on the mound, including eight starts ... owned a 2-4 record with a 5.19 ERA ... struck out 37 while only walking 17 ... threw a complete game shutout against Alabama State (April 24), only surrendering three hits and striking out a career-best 10 ... earned Conference USA Pitcher of the Week honors for his efforts versus Alabama State (April 29) ... won the Blazers' final game of the year, against UCF (May 24) in the Conference USA Championship ... struck out seven batters and allowed two hits in 6.1 innings of work versus UCF ... registered five strikeouts against Alabama (April 16) ... earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll accolades ... Member of the Wilmington Sharks of the Coastal Plain Le
FRESHMAN SEASON (2012)
Made 12 appearances, including two starts with a 1-1 record and 9.15 ERA ... pitched a total of 19.2 innings with 15 strikeouts ... had six total outings in league play ... scoreless outings in three of his first four appearances ... made collegiate debut at East Carolina (March 31) with two scoreless innings ... fired three scoreless frames with two outs to earn the win against Troy (April 3) ... blanked Memphis in a two-inning relief stint (May 4) ... named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Three-year player at Grissom High School for head coach Adam Moseley ... top 100 in-state player by Alabama Top Prospects ... earned 2011 Huntsville Times First Team honors ... helped team capture the 6A Area 14 championship and finish state runners up ... posted a 7-0 record and hit .315 with 30 runs scored as a sophomore to earn Huntsville Coaches All-County Team.
Alex Cole Luna ... born Feb. 11, 1993 ... son of Alan and Cindy Luna ... has two brothers ... majoring in business management.