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Adam Choplick
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Adam Choplick 1373490
Position: Left Handed Pitcher
Height: 6'8"
Weight: 261
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Denton, Texas
High School: Billy Ryan High School

2015 [RS-Junior]: Drafted and signed by the Texas Rangers in the 14th round with the 408th overall pick… pitched in 11 games, including six starts, with a 3-1 record, 2.51 ERA and 53 strikeouts in 43 innings… lasted six innings and earned the win vs. BYU (2/28), while allowing one unearned run on four hits and three walks with seven strikeouts… struck out a career-high 10 in six-shutout innings of a no-decision vs. Oral Roberts (3/10)… matched career-high with 10 Ks vs. Central Arkansas (3/31) and earned the win with six-scoreless frames… picked up the win against Alcorn State (4/22) with six-shutout innings and four strikeouts… appeared in relief against TCU (5/16) and struck out five in three-scoreless innings.

2014 [RS-Sophomore]: Selected in the 32nd round of the MLB First-Year Player Draft by the Chicago White Sox with the 948th overall pick… took the mound for 14 starts and one relief appearance in 2014 to total 72.1 innings pitched, with a record of 3-4… struck out 76 batters on the season… had three games only giving up one run, including against Seton Hall (2/15) where he pitched six innings, struck out five and walked one in the 8-2 win… fanned six in 6.2 innings of work to earn the win over Santa Clara (2/28)… notched seven strikeouts in five innings of a no-decision against Belmont (3/15)… picked up the win at Kansas (3/29) with six strikeouts across 5.2 innings… struck out a career-high eight batters in back-to-back appearances, including his lone relief performance against Oklahoma State (5/16) in Tulsa and a start against the Cowboys (5/23) in the Big 12 Tournament.

2013 [RS-Freshman]: Appeared in 12 games in 2013 with 10 starts and 34 innings pitched… started the year 3-0 and finished with a 3-3 record… recorded 36 strikeouts and an ERA of 5.56… threw 6.2 innings of one-run ball against Northwestern State (3/17) with eight strikeouts and allowed only three hits in the win… struck out six while giving up zero earned runs and only one hit in a win against Arkansas Pine Bluff (2/19).

2012 [Freshman]: Redshirted.

High School: Three-year letterwinner at Billy Ryan High School under head coach Bret Warnack ... recorded 30 strikeouts and six walks in 23 innings with a 0.50 ERA as a senior ... selected first team all-district and second team all-state as a senior ... named 2008 Newcomer of the Year and Pitcher of the Year ... played basketball in high school and was named first team all-district in 2009 ... named 2008 district newcomer of the year ... team was three-time District Champions in 2009, 2010 and 2011.

Personal: Full name is Adam Joseph Choplick ... Born in Denton, Texas ... Parents are Andrien and Barbara Choplick ... Dad and mom played basketball at North Texas ... Selected by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 17th round in the 2011 MLB Draft ... Planned programming major.

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