13 - Martin Dewald
Martin Dewald
Height: 5-10
Weight: 195
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Mannheim, Germany
High School: Max-Planck Gymnasium
College: Gordon College
Position: RHP/OF
Major: Marketing

2009: NCBWA Honorable Mention All-American ... All-PBC First Team ... Made a league-high 14 saves and 30 appearances ... Ranked third in the NCAA in saves ... Went 5-3 with a 4.20 ERA and 53 strikeouts in 40.2 innings ... Opponents hit .263 ... Went 1-1 with a 1.93 ERA and seven saves in 13 PBC appearances ... Got his first career win in the 6-5 season opener against Erskine Feb. 5 ... First save came Valentine's Day against Southern Connecticut State.

Prior to GCSU: Played for Gordon College in Barnesville, Ga. under head coach Travis McClanahan ... Hit .363 with six doubles, four triples and 28 RBI last season for Gordon ... As a hitter, he only struck out nine times last season ... As a pitcher, he was 5-2 with seven saves and a 2.11 ERA ... Struck out 29 in 21 innings ... Member of the German National Team since 2001 ... Academic All-American in 2008.

High School: Graduated from Max-Planck Gymnasium in Heidenheim, Germany.

Personal: Son of Andreas and Anna-Maria Dewald ... Born March 5, 1986 ... Lists Chipper Jones as his favorite athlete ... Chose GCSU baseball because it's a great team with a winning history.

 

Year ERA W-L App Svs IP ER K
2009 4.20 5-3 30 14 40.2 19 53