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    Carlos Rodon

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Holly Springs, N.C.

    High School:
    Holly Springs HS

    Height / Weight:
    6-3 / 234

    Position:
    LHP/1B

    B/T:
    L/L


    06/01/2013

    Rodon Spins Gem in NCAA Regional Win over Tribe

    NC State moves to 2-0 after a 1-0 victory over William & Mary

    05/05/2013

    No. 5 Baseball Takes Sweep With 12-3 Win Over Presbyterian

    Sophomore Carlos Rodon (6-2) strikes out nine as Elliott Avent's squad records its 19th win in its last 20 contests.

    04/22/2013

    Tarran Senay Named ACC Player of the Week

    NC State's Tarran Senay earned conference player of the week honors for his performance in the Pack's sweep of Georgia Tech

    04/20/2013

    Turner Sets Record, Rodon Complete Game Seals Series

    No. 15 NC State won its first series in Atlanta since 2001 with a 6-2 win on Saturday behind the third complete game of Carlos Rodon's career

    04/18/2013

    Friday's Game Moved to 8 p.m.

    NC State's Friday game at Georgia Tech has been moved to 8 p.m. due to weather

    06/02/2012

    NC State vs. Vanderbilt

    NC State vs. Vanderbilt - NCAA Regional

    AWARDS
    2013: USA Baseball Player of the Year, second team All-America from Louisville Slugger, NCBWA and ABCA, third team by Baseball America, All-ACC first team
    2012: Golden Spikes finalist, ACC Pitcher of the Year, ACC Freshman of the Year, All-ACC first team, Louisville Slugger's National Freshman Pitcher of the Year, Consensus first team All-America and Freshman All-America

    CAREER HIGHS
    IP: 10.0 vs. UNC, 5/25/13
    K: 16 vs. Florida Atlantic, 3/2/13

    CAREER TIMELINE
    As a sophomore (2013)
    - Went 10-3 with a 2.99 ERA in 19 starts, striking out 184 and walking 45 with three complete games in 132.1 IP
    - Set NC State single-season record with 184 strikeouts. Since 2003, only Jered Weaver, Trevor Bauer, Tim Lincecum, Stephen Strasburg, and David Price have recorded more strikeouts in a single season
    - First Wolfpack pitcher since Gib Hobson in 2006 to record 10 or more wins
    - Led NC State to victory in eight of his final 10 starts, compiling a 1.77 ERA over that stretch
    - Back-to-back ACC Pitcher of the Week after setting career-highs of 14 and 16 strikeouts against FAU and LaSalle
    - Following the Pack's run to Omaha, Rodon has a 1.20 ERA in eight postseason starts
    - In six career appearances against North Carolina, Rodon sports a 0.97 ERA with 57 strikeouts and 13 walks

    As a freshman (2012)
    - First freshman in conference history named ACC Pitcher of the Year
    - ACC Freshman of the Year
    - Louisville Slugger's National Freshman Pitcher of the Year
    - Consensus first team All-America and Freshman All-America
    - First Division I freshman to make Golden Spikes Award finals
    - Set the NC State freshman record with 135 strikeouts, breaking the previous record by 50
    - One of two undefeated pitchers in the NCAA in 2012 with nine or more wins, tying the NC State freshman record.
    - Earned a spot on USA Baseball's Collegiate National Team, ranked as the top prospect on the team by PerfectGame.org.
    - Led the ACC in ERA (1.57), innings pitched (114.2), complete games (2), and opponent's batting average (.176). Finished second in the conference in strikeouts, one shy of Marcus Stroman.
    - Fourth nationally in ERA, tied for third in strikeouts.
    - Struck out the first three collegiate hitters he faced in his debut against Marshall
    - Hit an RBI double into the right center gap in his first collegiate plate appearance, pinch hitting against Youngstown State
    - Fanned 10 over four innings against Coastal Carolina
    - Earned first career ACC Pitcher of the Week honor for an eight-inning, 10 strikeout, shutout performance against Boston College
    - Tallied 12 Ks over nine shutout innings against UNC in the ACC Tournament
    - No-hit No. 1 Florida through three innings before being pulled from the Super Regional game because of a two hour, 23 minute rain delay

    MLB Draft
    - Taken in the 16th round by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 2011 MLB draft

    High school
    - Named the preseason No. 3 freshman in the nation according to Baseball America. Aaron Fitt's selection for preseason freshman of the year. Three year record of 23-2.
    - Named a third-team high school All-America by Baseball America and the North Carolina High School Player of the Year by the NCHSAA
    - Went 11-0 with a 1.40 ERA and 135 strikeouts as a senior in 2011
    - Led Holly Springs to a 27-2 record and the state 4-A championship
    - Batted .370 with three home runs and 25 RBIs
    - Named Tri-Nine Conference player of the year for the second year in a row
    - Went 10-1 with a 0.80 ERA and 115 strikeouts in 2010
    - Was named all-state by the NCBCA as a junior in 2010
    - Threw a no-hitter, two one-hitters and four shutouts as a junior
    - Played in the State Games of North Carolina in Charlotte and in the Tournament of Stars in Cary during June 2010
    - Batted .330 with four home runs and 30 RBIs as a sophomore in 2009, and was 2-1 on the mound with 67 strikeouts in 40 innings

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