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Jay Lynch

Jay Lynch
Class: Sr.
Number: 16
Position: P
Bats: L
Throws: R
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 205
Hometown: Exton, Pa.
High School: East West Chester HS

As a Senior (2013)

  • Made 14 appearances, with 12 starts
  • 6-5 record with a 3.09 ERA
  • 5-3 in conference play with a 2.28 ERA
  • Pitched 6 scoreless innings, while recording 3 strikeouts and no walks against VMI on March 2
  • Tied a career-high 8 strikeouts in 7 scoreless innings against Stony Brook on March 24
  • Pitched a complete game, allowing two hits and one earned run, while striking out a career-high 8 batters against Albany on April 14
  • Threw 8 scoreless innings and only allowed one hit against UMBC on April 21
  • Named America East Pitcher of the Week on March 4 and April 15
  • Tied for fifth in the America East in wins (6), seventh in ERA (3.09) and innings pitched (84.1), and eighth in games started (13)
  • Named to the America East All-Conference first team

As a Junior (2012)

  • Team’s No. 2 starter
  • Made 11 appearances with 10 starts
  • Went 2-5 with 5.05 ERA
  • Surrendered only nine walks in 51.2 innings
  • Had five or more strikeouts in four out of 10 starts
  • Threw five innings with five strikeouts and no earned runs allowed at UMBC on May 19
  • Pitched six innings and recorded a season-high seven strikeouts at Villanova on March 17
  • Allowed just two earned runs in 7.0 innings against Maine in America East tournament on May 25
  • Ranked second in America East behind teammate Mike Augliera in walks (9) and runs allowed (34)
  • Only allowed three extra-base hits over last 20 innings pitched

As a Sophomore (2011)

  • Team’s No. 3 starter
  • Named second team America East All-Conference
  • Made 13 starts
  • Went 5-5 with 4.42 ERA
  • Recorded 52 strikeouts in 79.1 innings
  • Was 4-1 in conference play with 3.19 ERA
  • Had 34 strikeouts (vs. 3 walks) in 48 innings against America East opponents
  • Posted two complete games
  • Allowed no earned runs in wins over Siena (April 3) and UMBC (May 8)
  • Struck out career-high eight in win over Stony Brook on May 3

As a Freshman (2010)

  • Team’s No. 3 starter
  • Named to America East All-Rookie Team
  • Made 14 appearances with 13 starts
  • Overall record of 5-4 with 44 strikeouts in 74.1 innings pitched
  • Season ERA of 5.33
  • Pitched eight scoreless innings in the second game of a doubleheader against Lehigh on March 20
  • Ranked third on the team in wins, games started, and strikeouts
  • Tied for sixth in the America East in wins, innings pitched, and opponents’ batting average (.268)

In High School

  • Two-time first team all-league pitcher at West Chester East High
  • Earned first team all-area as senior
  • Went 6-1 with 1.11 ERA and 74 strikeouts
  • Team went 25-4 and qualified for state tournament
  • Went 5-2 with a 2.23 ERA in junior season
  • Rated an 8 out of 10 at ‘08 Perfect Game Sunshine Northeast Showcase
  • All-league hockey player as well

Personal

  • Parents are Tim and Brenda Lynch
  • Majoring in economics

CAREER HIGHS

  • Innings Pitched: 9.0, 2x, last vs Albany (4-14-13)
  • Hits Allowed: 1 through 8.0 innings vs UMBC (4-21-13)
  • Runs Allowed: 0 through 8.0 innings vs UMBC (4-21-13)
  • Walks Allowed: 0 through 8.0 innings at Maine (5-24-13)
  • Strikeouts: 8, 3x, last vs Albany (4-14-13)

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