28 Chase Byerly
28 Chase Byerly
Height: 6-5
Weight: 220
Year: Senior
Hometown: Warsaw, Ind.
High School: Warsaw
Position: RHP
Bats/Throws: R/R

Career  |  2010  |  2011  |  2012  |  2013 

* 2012 3rd Team CoSIDA Academic All-America
* 2012 Academic All-Horizon League
* Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll
* Horizon League Academic Honor Roll
* Butler Athletic Director's Honor Roll

2012 - Junior Season: Voted third team Academic All-American by CoSIDA...named academic All-Horizon League...ranked second in conference in saves (10) and games finished (23)...posted a 3.57 ERA in 27 appearances, totaling 45.1 innings...struck out 32 batters against just five walks...struck out both batters he faced to earn save at Fresno State (Feb. 18)...struck out the side at UT-Martin (Feb. 26)...earned save at Belmont (March 3)...pitched perfect 9th inning for save vs. Dayton (March 6)...earned saves on consecutive days during home series vs. IPFW (March 9-10)...struck out three over 3.1 innings and earned a win against Valparaiso (March 16)...got final five outs to earn save in win over Cincinnati (March 20)...worked 2.2 shutout innings vs. Wright State (March 25)...retired four batters for a save at Youngstown State (March 30)...pitched 3.0 innings and struck out three for a save at Milwaukee (April 6)...earned save vs. Ball State at Victory Field (April 10)...fanned four batters at UIndy (April 25)...earned save at UIC (May 19)...pitched 2.1 shutout innings and struck out four in league tourney vs. Milwaukee (May 24).

2011 - Sophomore Season: Emerged as the team's closer, ranking sixth in the Horizon League with 25 appearances...ranked second in the league in games finished (22)...had four saves, tied for third in the conference...posted a 1-3 record over 29.2 innings of work...had 22 strikeouts against nine walks...pitched 2.0 innings at Gardner-Webb (Feb. 26)...picked up a save at USC-Upstate (Feb. 27)...pitched two scoreless innings vs. Mt. Marty College (March 13)...earned a save vs. Akron (March 14)...pitched an inning and struck out two at Indiana State (March 23)...got final out of game for a save at Milwaukee (April 2)...pitched a scoreless inning vs. Purdue (April 6)...threw 2.0 perfect innings against UIC (April 24)...notched a save vs. Wright State (May 1)...pitched 2.0 innings at Wright State (May 20).

2010 - Freshman Season: Made 15 appearances, with 14 coming in relief...recorded a 1-1 record with a 5.79 ERA over 32.2 innings...had 20 strikeouts against 15 walks...made Butler debut with 1.2 innings of scoreless work vs. Western Michigan (March 6)...pitched 2.0 innings for the win against Central Michigan (March 12)...worked 3.2 shutout innings vs. Buffalo (March 20)...allowed just one baserunner over 2.0 innings against Marian (March 24)..started and pitched 4.1 innings but got the loss vs. Indiana State (April 6)...struck out five with no walks over 5.0 innings at Youngstown State (April 25)...pitched 2.2 scoreless frames at Milwaukee (May 14).

High School: Three-time letterwinner at Warsaw...named all-conference as well as team captain and team MVP...including summer travel ball, he recorded a 21-4 pitching record during junior and senior seasons...played first base and shortstop as well as pitcher...also played three seasons of varsity basketball, helping team to sectional title in 2008...also won tennis sectional and regional championships...high school coach: Mike Hepler.

Personal: Born Sept. 7, 1990...son of Sherri Stoller...National Honor Society member and Lilly Scholar...marketing major.