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#9 Keegan Akin
Position: Left-Handed Pitcher
Bats: L
Throws: L
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 195
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Midland, Mich.
High School: Bullock Creek

2014: WMU’s Sunday starter ... 6-4 record with a 3.46 ERA, struck out 62 over 88.1 innings pitched and held opposing batters to a .261 batting average ... 62 K’s most in a single-season by a Bronco freshman since 4th round MLB pick Ethan Hollingsworth totaled 66 as MAC Freshman of the Year in 2006 ... made 13 starts and 16 appearances ... tossed two complete games, including a complete-game shutout against Ohio, striking out 12, walking two and allowing just six hits over nine innings (3/30) ... 12 K’s was the second most strikeouts in the conference for the season ... was named MAC Pitcher of the Week and College Sports Madness MAC Player of the Week for performance ... allowed just three hits and one run, while striking out five in nine-inning effort against Eastern Michigan (5/4) ... struck out seven over 6.0 innings at Ball State (4/20) ... earned sixth win in WMU’s 7-4 win over Bowling Green in the MAC Tournament, coming out of the bullpen and throwing 4.2 shutout innings, allowed just two hits and struck out one (5/21) ... led WMU with 43 K’s over 58.1 innings during conference play ... allowed just one earned run, struck out four and scattered seven hits over 4.0 IP in no decision at No. 7 Louisville - WMU went on to win contest, 4-2 ... struck out five or more in six of 13 starts ... held opponents to three runs or less in 13 of 16 appearances.

High School: First Team All-State in 2012 ... 2013 had a perfect 19-0 record in two seasons at Bullock Creek ... as a junior, was a first team all-state, all-district and All-Tri-Valley conference selection, finishing with a perfect 9-0 record and 0.78 ERA, recording 132 strikeouts in 72.0 innings pitched ... as a senior, was named Saginaw News/MLive.com Baseball Player of the Year ... went 10-0 senior season,  striking out 104 batters in 49 innings, throwing a perfect game, two no-hitters and three one-hitters ... allowed four runs as a senior, only two were earned, and never allowed more than four hits in a game.

Personal: Son of Kevin Akin and Carrie Akin ... plans to major in business.

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