24 Brian Kilway
24 Brian Kilway
Height: 6-4
Weight: 215
Year: Sr./Sr.
Hometown: Tallmadge, Ohio
High School: Tallmadge
Position: RHP

2012: Earned All-Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) and ABCA All-Region Second Team honors... GLIAC All-Academic Excellence recipient... pitched in 10 games, starting all of them, and posted a 6-1 record with a 1.44 earned run average, sharing school record for wins and setting LEC mark for lowest ERA... won his final six decisions of the season and did not lose a game after Feb. 25... Storm was 8-2 in games he pitched...  pitched four complete games and totaled 62 2/3 innings... allowed just 10 earned runs (15 total) and 44 hits while striking out 45 and walking 27... held opponents to a .200 batting average... allowed just two or fewer earned runs in each start... tossed a complete-game shutout against Hillsdale on 4/1, striking out six in the 3-0 victory... allowed one run on two hits in seven innings in a 2-1 win at Northwood on 4/21 with five K's... struck out a season-high six five times... pitched six or more innings six times, including nine (four hits, two runs, one earned run) in a complete-game 3-2 win vs Tiffin on 5/9 in the GLIAC Playoffs... pitched eight innings in a 3-2 loss at Tiffin on 4/7, earning a no decision... did not allow more than three runs in any start.

2011: Pitched in 12 games, including six starts during his debut season... finished the year with a 2-4 record and 3.76 ERA, lowest among starters... also recorded two saves out of the bullpen... moved to the rotation midway through the year... struck out the side in the seventh to earn save at Pitt-Johnstown on 3/19... earned his first collegiate win against Tiffin on 4/9. Allowed two runs (one earned) on eight hits with no walks and four strikeouts in complete game 6-2 victory... allowed three runs in 6.1 innings to defeat Northwood on 4/23... struck out a season-high five in 7.1 innings of a 3-2 loss at Hillsdale on 4/3.  Allowed just four hits and did not walk a batter in that game... came on in relief to earn save in an 8-6 12-inning win at Saginaw Valley on 5/1.

PRIOR TO LAKE ERIE: Played four years of baseball at Tallmadge High School...first team All-Suburban League... three-time league champion... named first team All-District as a senior...school male athlete of the year... also played basketball at Tallmadge.

PERSONAL: Born Feb. 4, 1992... majoring in biology with a pre-med focus... son of Richard and Karen Kilway... brother Pat is also a member of the Lake Erie baseball team.