Right-Handed Pitcher
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 190
Year: Senior
Hometown: Wellesley, Mass.
High School: St. Sebastian's


2018 (Junior):

  • Appeared in 12 games making 12 starts as a pitcher
  • Recorded a 3.22 ERA 
  • Went 2-6 on the season
  • Tallied 57 strikeouts
  • Pitched 72.2 innings  

2017 (Sophomore):

  • Appeared in 16 games totaling 20.2 innings
  • Made a pair of starts on the mound
  • Tallied a 4.79 ERA
  • Recorded 18 strikeouts
  • Notched a season-high three strikeouts against Lehigh (4/9)

2016 (Freshman):

  • Pitched 32.1 innings in 10 appearances with five starts on the season
  • Threw 31 strikeouts for the year while posting a record of 1-1 with a pair of saves
  • Held opponents to an overall batting average of .256.
  • Made his collegiate debut against Hartford (3/29)
  • Made his first career start against Dartmouth (4/6)
  • Earned a win over Lehigh (4/11), allowing just a pair of runs through 6.1 innings pitched while throwing five strikeouts
  • Tossed a season-high seven strikeouts against Lesley
  • Posted saves in back-to-back games against Bucknell (4/23, 4/24)
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

High School:

  • Played three seasons of varsity baseball under head coach Michael Schell at St. Sebastian's School in Needham, Mass.
  • Served as team captain during senior season
  • Named All-League in 2014 and 2015
  • Received the Paul Lepley Award for Team Commitment as a senior
  • Posted a 12-4 career pitching record with a 2.16 earned run average
  • Recorded 196 career punchouts in 148 innings pitched
  • Went 4-2 with a 2.81 earned run average as a senior
  • Recorded a 6-0 record during junior year with a 1.23 earned run average and a career-high 75 strikeouts
  • As a sophomore, went 2-2 with a 2.50 earned run average
  • Played for North East Baseball club team under head coach Scott Patterson
  • Club team won 2014 Northeast Baseball Tournament and Diamond Nation Championships
  • Named to 2014 WWBA 17U All-Tournament Team
  • Went 10-1 on club team with a 1.70 earned run average to go with 89 strikeouts
  • Named to school's honor roll all four years.


  • Son of Chris McGowan and Moira Smith
  • Has two brothers (Eric and Christopher)
  • Father played hockey at Boston College
  • Brother (Eric) graduated from Holy Cross (Class of 2011)
  • Has not yet declared a major.
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