Boss on Wolff: "Peter will provide leadership and the competitive desire to win coming out of the bullpen this year. His experience at this level combined with his ability to throw strikes and locate is invaluable."
2008: Saw action in 12 games, pitching a career-high 15.1 innings...earned the win vs. Western Carolina (3/6), pitching 2.0 innings, giving up two hits and no runs while striking out two with no walks...threw four innings of relief work against Michigan (4/19) and gave up no hits or runs and one strikeout...Academic All-Big Ten selection for the third consecutive year.
2007: Academic All-Big Ten selection...threw 13.1 innings over 11 appearances...totaled a 1-1 record with a 7.43 ERA...threw one shutout inning versus St. Joseph's (3/4)...worked 1.1 scoreless frames and struck out one at Central Florida (3/6)...got the win in MSU's home opener vs. Concordia, pitching a perfect seventh inning (3/24)...retired the only two batters he faced at Minnesota (4/21)...made lone start of the season versus Central Michigan, pitching two innings (4/25)...hurled two shutout frames and struck out two at Illinois (5/19).
2006: Academic All-Big Ten selection...appeared in six games, all in relief...did not allow a run in his first five appearances...opponents only hit .240 against him in 6.2 innings of work...in his collegiate debut, pitched a scoreless inning of relief with a strikeout vs. Toledo (4/26)...tossed 3.0 innings in relief without allowing a run at Central Michigan (5/16).
2005: Medical redshirt.
High School: Two-year letterwinner at Lake Forest...earned all-conference and all-county honors as a senior...led team to a No. 10 ranking in the state in 2004 and a No. 3 ranking in 2003...compiled a 12-3 record with 160 strikeouts in 145 innings at LFHS...helped team set a school record for wins in a season (29) in 2003 and 2004...named team captain as a senior.
Personal: Born Feb. 8, 1986...son of Peter and Kay Wolff...human resource management major...lists his father as his biggest baseball influence...pitched for DuPage in the Central Illinois League in summer of 2006...pitched for Petersburg in the Coastal Plain League in the summer of 2007.
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