Junior College: A second-team All-MACJC pick for Jones JC coach Chris Kirtland…Was 11-1 with a 3.60 ERA…Pitched 75 innings, allowing 68 hits, walked 20 and struck out 65… As a freshman, posted All-MACJC first-team honors and was named to the NJCAA Division II World Series All-Tournament Team as part of JCJC's national championship run in Enid, Oklahoma. He was 12-0 with a 2.87 ERA. He pitched 87 2/3 innings, allowed 87 hits, 40 runs (28 earned), struck out 81 and walked 23.
Prep: Played for coach Jordan Rogers at South Jones High School…Posted a 17-2 career record on the mound…Lettered four seasons…Participated in the Crossroads All-Star game.
Personal: Son of Mike and Angela Strickland…Majoring in Kinesiology (Exercise Science).