Woods Named to Top Prospect List
ALBANY, N.Y. -- University at Albany pitcher Stephen Woods has been named to D1Baseball.com's Top 300 College Prospects list.
The right-handed pitcher, who is entering his junior season, was tabbed as the No. 147 prospect according to D1Baseball.com.
Woods, a native of Dix Hills, N.Y., finished his sophomore season with a 3-6 record and a 3.98 ERA in 11 appearances on the mound with nine starts. Woods picked up 55 strikeouts in 54.1 innings of work.
He earned his career-high of eight K's in a 5-0 complete-game shutout over America East opponent Hartford. After this appearance, Woods was given the America East Co-Pitcher of the Week Award on April 7th.
Woods was originally drafted out of high school as a sixth round selection (188) by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 2013 MLB Draft.
Woods and the Great Danes will begin their season when they head down south to take on the 2011 NCAA Baseball Champions, the University of South Carolina, Feb. 19-21.