North Carolina Baseball 2021 NCAA Tournament Capsule


North Carolina Tar Heels

ACC (27-25, 18-18)

Coach: Scott Forbes
Key Field Players:
Angel Zarate, Sophomore, OF, .320 BA, 6 HR, 32 RBI
Justice Thompson, Sophomore, OF, .312 BA, 7 HR, 24 RBI, 14 SB
Tomas Frick, Freshman, C, .268 BA, 15 RBI
Caleb Roberts, Sophomore, OF/C, .263 BA, 10 HR, 36 RBI
Danny Serretti, Sophomore, SS, .250 BA, 8 HR, 36 RBI
Key Pitchers:
Austin Love, Sophomore, P, 3.68 ERA, 9-4 W/L, 2 CG, 95.1 IP, 120 SO
Gage Gillian, Senior, P, 2.11 ERA, 1-2 W/L, 47.0 IP, 44 SO
Shawn Rapp, Freshman, P, 5.44 ERA, 1-1 W/L, 44.2 IP, 55 SO
By the Numbers:
Batting Average: .260 (189th in nation, 11th in conference)
Double Plays per Game: 0.58 (189, 11)
Doubles per Game: 1.76 (103, 9)
Earned Run Average: 4.97 (131, 9)
Fielding Percentage: .975 (54, 6)
Home Runs per Game: 1.28 (35, 4)
Scoring Offense: 5.4 (188, 14)
Slugging Percentage: .436 (86, 7)
Stolen Bases per Game: 0.56 (252, 11)
Triples per Game: 0.16 (199, 10)
Recent Postseason Appearances:
2019Regionaldefeated UNC Wilmington, defeated Liberty, defeated Tennessee
2019Super Regionaleliminated by Auburn
2018Regionaldefeated North Carolina A&T, defeated Houston, defeated Houston
2018Super Regionaldefeated Stetson
2018CWSdefeated Oregon State, lost to Mississippi State, eliminated by Oregon State
2017Regionallost to Davidson, defeated Michigan, defeated FGCU, eliminated by Davidson
2014Regionallost to Long Beach State, defeated Florida, eliminated by Long Beach State
2013Regionaldefeated Canisius, defeated Towson, lost to Florida Atlantic, defeated Florida Atlantic
2013Super Regionaldefeated South Carolina, lost to South Carolina, defeated South Carolina
2013CWSlost to North Carolina State, defeated LSU, defeated North Carolina State, eliminated by UCLA
2012Regionaldefeated Cornell, lost to St. John's, defeated East Carolina, eliminated by St. John's
2011Regionaldefeated Maine, defeated James Madison, defeated James Madison
2011Super Regionaldefeated Stanford
2011CWSlost to Vanderbilt, defeated Texas, eliminated Vanderbilt
2010Regionaldefeated California, lost to Oklahoma, defeated Oral Roberts, eliminated by Oklahoma
2009Regionaldefeated Dartmouth, defeated Coastal Carolina, defeated Kansas
2009Super Regionaldefeated East Carolina
2009CWSlost to Arizona State, defeated Southern Miss, eliminated by Arizona State
2008Regionaldefeated Mount St. Mary's, defeated North Carolina Wilmington, defeated North Carolina Wilmington
2008Super Regionaldefeated Coastal Carolina
2008CWSdefeated LSU, lost to Fresno State, defeated LSU, eliminated by Fresno State
2007Regionaldefeated Jacksonville, defeated East Carolina, defeated Western Carolina
2007Super Regionaldefeated South Carolina
2007CWSdefeated Mississippi State, lost to Rice, defeated Louisville, defeated Rice, defeated Rice
2007Championshipeliminated by Oregon State
*all team stats through 5/23