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Kyle Corcoran
Kyle Corcoran

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
LaGrange, Ill.

High School:
Lyons Township

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 220

Position:
LHP

Experience:
3L

B/T:
L/L


Co-Captain
2009: Started eight games and made 13 appearances on the mound ... Went 0-4 with a 7.09 ERA ... Pitched 3.1 innings in relief against Minnesota (2/22) and gave up no earned runs off four hits ... Went 6.0 innings and tied a career high with four strikeouts in a start at Ohio State (4/12) ... Longest outing of the year (6.2 innings) came in a loss to No. 22 Clemson (3/11) where he gave up five runs off seven hits ... Recorded at least two strikeouts in seven of his 13 appearances.

2008: Started one game and made 13 relief appearances...Pitched 24.1 innings...Threw four innings in relief and gave up just one run vs. Illinois (3/29)...Struck out two in 2.2 innings vs. Northwestern (4/6)...Pitched a season-high five innings vs. Iowa (4/25)...Picked up win in start vs. Western Michigan (5/7), throwing three innings and striking out two.

2007: Made 11 appearances, starting seven games...went 2-1 with a 6.87 ERA in 36.2 innings...struck out 18...fanned a pair in collegiate debut at South Florida (3/8)...made first career start in second game of doubleheader at Indiana (3/31)...allowed just one earned run over 5.1 innings and struck out three vs. Penn State (4/15)...struck out career-high four batters in 5.1 innings at Minnesota (4/21)...pitched career-high 6.1 innings and picked up first career win at Ohio State (5/6)...threw six frames and struck out three against Northwestern (5/13)...picked up second win of the season and pitched five innings at Illinois (5/19).

High School: Two-year letterwinner for Coach George Ushela at Lyons Township High School...helped team to a 35-4 record as a junior and a 34-6 record as a senior...team won back-to-back conference titles and qualified for the state tournament his senior year...named a captain and went 8-1 with a 1.62 ERA and 60 strikeouts in 52 innings pitched as a senior...named to the all-area team as a junior and senior and earned all-conference accolades as a senior...threw a no-hitter against Montini High School in 2005...an excellent student, he earned academic all-conference honors and the Presidential Scholarship Award...was also a member of the National Honor Society...his summer team was a three-time state champion and placed seventh at the 2004 CABA World Series.

Personal: Born Aug. 13, 1988...son of Tom and Debbie Corcoran...accounting major...enrolled in the Honors College...favorite athlete is Ted Williams...enjoys music and playing the drums...names his father as his greatest baseball influence.