Louisville Baseball 2022 NCAA Tournament Capsule


Louisville Cardinals

ACC (38-18-1, 18-11-1)

Coach: Dan McDonnell
Key Field Players:
Jack Payton, Sophomore, C, .351 BA, 47 RBI
Isaac Humphrey, Sophomore, OF, .335 BA, 5 HR, 36 RBI, 10 SB
Christian Knapczyk, Sophomore, IF, .333 BA, 24 RBI, 15 SB
Dalton Rushing, Junior, C/1B, .310 BA, 21 HR, 58 RBI
Logan Beard, Sophomore, IF, .309 BA, 48 RBI
Ben Metzinger, Senior, C/IF, .300 BA, 17 HR, 62 RBI, 10 SB
Ben Bianco, Senior, C/1B, .291 BA, 11 HR, 49 RBI
Cameron Masterman, Senior, OF, .285 BA, 14 HR, 52 RBI
Levi Usher, Senior, OF, .276 BA, 7 HR, 42 RBI, 33 SB
Key Pitchers:
Jared Poland, Senior, P, 2.92 ERA, 5-4 W/L, 74.0 IP, 91 SO
Tate Kuehner, Junior, P, 3.77 ERA, 6-3 W/L, 62.0 IP, 59 SO
Riley Phillips, Sophomore, P, 4.50 ERA, 4-1 W/L, 48.0 IP, 53 SO
Ryan Hawks, Junior, P, 4.64 ERA, 5-2 W/L, 42.2 IP, 57 SO
Michael Prosecky, Junior, P, 2.84 ERA, 2-0 W/L, 31.2 IP, 39 SO, 10 SV
By the Numbers:
Batting Average: .306 (20th in nation, 5th in conference)
Double Plays per Game: 0.67 (136, 7)
Doubles per Game: 2.09 (49, 2)
Earned Run Average: 5.23 (111, 10)
Fielding Percentage: .974 (70, 4)
Home Runs per Game: 1.53 (31, 6)
Scoring Offense: 8.8 (12, 4)
Slugging Percentage: .515 (15, 4)
Stolen Bases per Game: 1.62 (40, 1)
Triples per Game: 0.38 (19, 1)
Recent Postseason Appearances:
2019Regionaldefeated Illinois-Chicago, lost to Illinois State, defeated Indiana, defeated Illinois State, defeated Illinois State
2019Super Regionaldefeated East Carolina
2019CWSlost to Vanderbilt, defeated Auburn, defeated Mississippi State, eliminated by Vanderbilt
2018Regionaldefeated Kent State, lost to Texas Tech, defeated Kent State, eliminated by Texas Tech
2017Regionaldefeated Radford, defeated Oklahoma, defeated Xavier
2017Super Regionaldefeated Kentucky
2017CWSdefeated Texas A&M, lost to Florida, eliminated by TCU
2016Regionaldefeated Western Michigan, defeated Ohio State, defeated Wright State
2016Super Regionaleliminated by UC Santa Barbara
2015Regionaldefeated Morehead State, defeated Michigan, defeated Michigan
2015Super Regionaleliminated by Cal State Fullerton
2014Regionaldefeated Kent State, defeated Kansas, defeated Kentucky
2014Super Regionaldefeated Kennesaw State, defeated Kennesaw State
2014CWSlost to Vanderbilt, eliminated by Texas
2013Regionaldefeated Bowling Green, defeated Miami (FL), defeated Oklahoma State
2013Super Regionaldefeated Vanderbilt, defeated Vanderbilt
2013CWSlost to Indiana, eliminated by Oregon State
2012Regionaldefeated New Mexico State, lost to Arizona, defeated Missouri, eliminated by Arizona
2010Regionaldefeated St. Louis, defeated Vanderbilt, lost to Vanderbilt, eliminated by Vanderbilt
2009Regionaldefeated Indiana, defeated Middle Tennessee, lost to Vanderbilt, defeated Vanderbilt
2009Super Regionaleliminated by Cal State Fullerton
2008Regionallost to Georgia Tech, eliminated by Georgia
2007Regionaldefeated Miami (FL), lost to Missouri, defeated Miami (FL), defeated Missouri, defeated Missouri
2007Super Regionaldefeated Oklahoma
2007CWSlost to Rice, defeated Mississippi State, eliminated by North Carolina
2002Regionallost to Georgia, eliminated by Coastal Carolina
*all team stats through 5/22