Walter Borkovich
Walter  Borkovich


Traverse City, Mich.

High School:
West Senior

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 202




Borkovich, Vieaux Listed in D1Baseball.com’s Top Prospect Rankings

Both pitchers ranked in the top 150.


Borkovich, Vieaux Listed in D1Baseball.com's Top Prospect Rankings

Both pitchers ranked in the top 150.


2015 Spring Academic All-Big Ten Honorees Announced

One-hundred and eight Spartans recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.


Krill's Grand Slam Completes Comeback Win Over Nebraska

Six-run eighth inning lifts Spartans to 9-7 win in the Big Ten Tournament.


Spartans Face Maryland in Big Ten Tournament First Round

MSU and Maryland will meet for the first time in program history.


Spartan Baseball Military Appreciation Day

Michigan State 10, Purdue 7 May 2, 2015 McLane Baseball Stadium

Career Stats | Game-by-Game Statistics: 2014 2015

2015 (SOPHOMORE): Tied the MSU single-season record with a team-leading 30 appearances … Went 3-0 with a 2.73 ERA, recording 39 Ks in 52.2 IP … Led the team with a .185 opponent batting average … Struck out a season-high six batters in 4.1 innings of relief, allowing one run off two hits to improve to 2-0 in the Spartans’ 9-6 extra-innings win over Notre Dame … Had four strikeouts in 2.1 innings vs. New Mexico (2/13) to earn his first win of the season … Threw a career-high 6.1 innings, allowing just two hits in a Big Ten Tournament loss to top-seeded Illinois … Allowed just five earned runs off 10 hits in the month of April – 11 appearances, 19.1 IP … Didn’t allow an earned run in 18 of his 30 appearances, including each of his last five.

2014 (FRESHMAN): Named Big Ten Freshman of the Week on March 3 after earning his first collegiate win against Eastern Illinois (3/2) ... finished the season 1-2 with a 4.62 ERA in 13 appearances ... made three starts during his freshman season ... made five appearances, totaling 6.2 innings, before giving up his first run ... struck out a season-high four batters in a win over Eastern Illinois (3/2) to earn his first collegiate win ... allowed just three extra-base hits in a total of 25.1 innings.

HIGH SCHOOL: Two-year letterwinner under Coach Matt Bocian at Traverse City West Senior High School . . . ranked the No. 3 player in the state of Michigan by MichiganBaseballProspects.org and No. 15 by Perfect Game . . . was selected to play in the Michigan High School Baseball Coaches Association (MHSBCA) East-West All-Star Game at Comerica Park . . . earned Division I second-team all-state honors by MHSBCA as a senior in 2013 . . . helped lead Traverse City West to a school-record 26 wins his junior season . . . struck out 38 batters in 50 2/3 innings and compiled a 2.35 ERA with a 5-3 record and one save as a junior . . . played summer ball for the Grand Rapids Diamonds; went 4-0 with an ERA under 1.00 as the Diamonds posted a 38-5 record . . . led the Grand Rapid Diamonds to two consecutive Black Swamp Summer championships . . . during his senior campaign he led his team in RBIs, home runs, wins, and career ERA . . . finished with an 8-2 record along with two home runs and 32 RBIs as the team finished 24-5.

PERSONAL: Son of Michael and Jennifer Borkovich . . . born July 3, 1995 . . . plans to major in supply chain management . . . four-year academic award winner and owns a 3.83 GPA . . . also lettered in basketball as a junior . . . his sister Ressa is a sophomore forward on the Coastal Carolina University women's basketball team . . . chose Michigan State over several schools, including Michigan, Purdue, Ball State, Indiana State, Central Michigan and Holy Cross.