Blue Jays Play Wooster in Opening Game of Mideast Regional
Dan Albert Hits 2 HRs in Game One While Carter Burns Throws CG 4-Hitter in Game Two
Zach Jaffe's Clutch 2-Out Hit Tied the Game One Batter Earlier
Blue Jays Extend Win Streak to Season-Best Seven Games
Nick Burns Goes 8.1 Innings, Strikes out Six to Earn First Victory of 2016
2017: ABCA Third Team All-Mid-Atlantic Region • D3Baseball.com Second Team All-Region • ECAC First Team All-South • First Team All-Centennial Conference • Made a team-high 17 appearances out of the bullpen • posted a 2.04 ERA for a 4-1 record and a team-leading six saves • struck out 29 in 35.1 innings pitched • held opponents to a .229 batting average, allowing only two extra-base hits in 30 hits allowed on the season • pitched a career-high 5.0 innings in back-to-back appearances at McDaniel (4/4) and against Salisbury (4/10), striking out four and five batters, respectively.
2016: Made a team-high 21 appearances for a total of 22.0 innings pitched • struck out 22 batters on the season • struck out a season high five batters and gave up only one hit against Wooster (3/14).
High School: Three-year team member • Helped lead his team to District Champions as a sophomore and junior, while helping make it to the Conference Semifinals as a junior and the Finals as a senior • Was honored with All-City, All-District, All-Region, All-Academic and All-State Honors as a junior and senior • As a junior, struck out 40 hitters in 48 innings and struck out 69 hitters in 61 innings during senior season.
Personal: Joshua Hejka • Son of Janet and James Hejka • Has one younger sister, Samantha • interened at DiCorp • Majoring in Computer Engineering.