• Morgan Hill Times Feature (6/11/18)
Round 28 selection (No. 830) of the New York Mets during 2018 MLB First-Year Player Draft (6/6) ... Reportedly signed first professional contract on June 14, and is slated to begin pro career with Kingsport (Tenn.) Mets of Rookie-level Appalachian League.
AS A SENIOR IN 2018
All-CCAA honorable mention ... UC San Diego's Opening Day starter, going five complete frames (5 H, 2 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 3 SO) and earning winning decision at Concordia Irvine (2/8) ... Also took ball for postseason opener at CCAA Championship vs. Cal State LA (5/9).
AT OREGON STATE
Spent first three years out of high school at Pac-12 Conference powerhouse Oregon State University in Corvallis, Ore. ... Was a traveling member of College World Series team in 2017 ... Collegiate Baseball Newspaper and National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) Freshman All-American in 2015.
A 2014 graduate of Live Oak High School in Morgan Hill ... Member of Honor Roll all four years.
Born Nov. 11 in San Jose ... He and his wife Amy were married in August of 2017 ... Parents are Michael and Valerie Hickey ... Has two sisters named Jamie and Erica, and a brother named Trevor ... International studies-international business major at Revelle College.
CAREER PITCHING HIGHS (at Oregon State through 2017 season)
Innings Pitched: 2.1, 2/16/15 vs. New Mexico
Walks: 3, 2 times (last 5/10/15 vs. Utah)
Strikeouts: 3, 2 times (last 4/30/15 at Washington)
CAREER PITCHING HIGHS (at UC San Diego through 2018 season)
Innings Pitched: 6.0, 5 times (last 5/27/18 vs. Texas A&M Kingsville)
Hits: 7, 2 times (last 4/26/18 vs. Cal State LA)
Runs: 7, 3/26/18 at Cal State Monterey Bay-2
Earned Runs: 7, 3/26/18 at Cal State Monterey Bay-2
Walks: 9, 5/9/18 vs. Cal State LA
Strikeouts: 12, 5/17/18 vs. Point Loma
CAREER PITCHING STATISTICS (current through 2018 season)
2018: 1.000 (6-11-0)
TOTALS: 1.000 (6-11-0)