2010: Made 10 appearances, starting four contests ... Finished with a 2-3 record ... Had an ERA of 8.37 in 23-2/3 innings of work ... Struck out 14 batters ... Earned his first collegiate start at Georgia Southern (2/28) ... Earned his first collegiate victory in a start against NJIT (3/28), going six innings and allowing no runs on three hits with a season-high six strikeouts ... Also made starts against Army (4/4) and Marist (4/7).
HIGH SCHOOL: Played three years of varsity baseball as a pitcher and centerfielder at Mount Saint Charles Academy ... Named team captain his senior season ... Earned team MVP accolades in 2008 ... Three-time first team Rhode Island High School Coaches Association selection (2007-2009) ... Three-time All-Division pick (2007-2009) ... Finished high school career with a 20-0 record as a pitcher, tallying 206 strikeouts, a school and state record ... Also registered school single-season records in ERA (0.76), strikeouts (76) and batting average (.494) ... Recorded the school’s top number of strikeouts in a game (16 in the 2009 state championship game), leading the team to its first state championship title in 75 years ... Two-time All-State honoree ... Rhode Island division II MVP (2008) ... 2009 Rhode Island division II Player of the Year ... Louisville Slugger High School All-American (2009) ... Rawlings Perfect Game Northeast Region All High School Senior Team (2009) ... Graduated within the top 10 percent of his high school class with a 3.89 GPA.
PERSONAL: Son of Mark and Laura Hayward ... Father is the former head baseball coach of Dean College ... Has two brothers (Garrett and Nolan) ... Majoring in Environmental Science.
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