19 - Reece Karalus
Reece Karalus
Height: 6-3
Weight: 230
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: North Bend, Wash.
High School: Mount Si HS
Position: RHP

2013-14 Action Photos

2014 First Team All-West Coast Conference

2014 NCBWA Stopper of the Year Mid-Season Watch List Selection

SOPHOMORE (2014): Led the team with a 2.25 ERA and 11 saves while tying for the team lead with six wins … his 11 saves were the second-most in Bronco baseball single season history … made 34 appearances and one start, primarily serving as the team’s closer … posted a 6-2 record, struck out 46 in 48.0 innings and held opponents to a team-low .206 batting average … made the start and threw 2.2 innings against Cal Poly Feb. 18 ... earned his first save of the season with a scoreless ninth Feb. 22 against Gonzaga ... earned his second save the next day in 2.0 scoreless innings Feb. 23 against Notre Dame ... threw one scoreless inning March 2 against Manhattan ... pitched a scoreless inning with two strikeouts March 6 against Washington ... struck out four and allowed just one walk to earn his first collegiate win in 2.0 relief innings March 8 vs. Pacific ... retired the only batter he faced March 9 vs. Washington … threw 1.0 inning in each of a three-game set vs. Penn State March 13-15 … allowed one hit, struck out three, and earned the save March 15 during that span … struck out one in 1.0 inning March 23 vs. Pepperdine … surrendered only one hit in 3.0 innings March 26 at San Diego State … picked up a save and struck out four in 1.2 innings March 28 at Pacific … improved to 2-1 by allowing one hit in 1.2 relief innings with two strikeouts March 30 at Pacific … allowed one earned run on one hit and struck out two to earn his fifth save of the season April 5 vs. Portland … added his sixth save of the season the next day on a scoreless ninth with two strikeouts April 6 vs. Portland … retired two batters with one strikeout April 8 at Nevada … improved to 3-1 by striking out two in 2.0 innings April 11 at Gonzaga … struck out the final two batters he faced in a scoreless inning to earn his seventh save of the season April 17 at San Diego … preserved a 2-1 lead after entering the game with one out and runners on the corners in the eighth by retiring all five batters he faced to notch his eighth save of the season … improved to 4-1 by striking out one batter in 2.0 innings April 19 at San Diego … retired the only batter he faced April 25 vs. LMU … pitched a 1-2-3 eighth inning April 26 vs. LMU … improved to 5-1 with 3.0relief innings and one strikeout April 27 vs. LMU … struck out two in a 1-2-3 ninth inning to pick up his ninth save of the season April 29 at San Jose State … struck out one in the ninth inning May 3 at San Francisco … threw 1.1 innings to earn his 10th save while striking out three May 4 at San Francisco … entered an 8-6 game in the eighth inning and retired all six batters he faced with three strikeouts to record his 11th save May 8 at BYU … pitched a scoreless ninth to preserve a 5-1 lead May 10 at BYU ... matched a season best with four strikeouts in 2.0 relief innings May 16 vs. Saint Mary’s … earned his sixth win of the season by throwing 2.2 shutout innings, allowing one hit and striking out one May 18 vs. Saint Mary’s … threw 1.0 shutout inning May 23 vs. Gonzaga at the WCC Baseball Championship.

2012-13 Action Photos

FRESHMAN (2013): Led the team in strikeouts with 52, appeared in 19 games and had 1 save ... Threw 0.1 shutout inning vs. Seattle on Feb. 15 … threw two Ks while pitching 1.0 inning vs. San Diego State on Feb. 26 … threw 2.0 shutout innings with four Ks vs. San Diego State on Feb. 27 … threw 3.1 shutout innings with 6 Ks vs. Northern Colorado on Mar. 2 … threw 3.2 innings with 5 Ks vs. Stanford on Mar. 5 … threw 3.2 innings with one strike out vs. Cal on Mar. 12 ... threw 2.1 shutout inning out of the bullpen on March 16 vs. Michigan State ... struck out three in the start at Portland on March 30 ... allowed 2 runs in 7.0 innings with 8 Ks vs. BYU on April 4 ... fanned 6 in 6.1 innings on April 12 vs. USF ... started vs. San Diego on April 19 and allowed three hits, three runs, two earned, with five strikeouts in a no-decision ... fanned 2 in 2.1 innings on April 26 at Saint Mary's ... threw 7.1 innings with 6 Ks on May 3 vs. Gonzaga ... threw 6 innings with 2 strikeouts on May 11 at Cincinnati. 

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Mount Si High School in Snoqualime, Wash. … First-Team All-Area pitcher as a senior … team went 20-4 and won state championship … had a sub-1.00 ERA all of the regular season his senior year … overall threw 58.2 IP with 1.19 ERA as a senior … 2.90 ERA in 50.0 IP as a junior … 1.25 ERA in 24.0 IP as a sophomore.

PERSONAL: Son of Mark and Karen ... has one brother, Bryce ... studying in the School of Business.