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    Aaron Garza

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Galveston, Texas

    High School:
    Ball

    Height / Weight:
    6-4 / 200

    Position:
    RHP

    Experience:
    2L

    B-T:
    R-R

    Aaron Garza

    04/14/2014

    PREVIEW: Baseball Set for Midweek Tune-Up at SHSU

    Cougars and Bearkats meet for the 155th time in program history

    04/11/2014

    No. 7 Baseball Edged by No. 10 Louisville, 4-2

    Houston now 26-7 on the year and 4-3 in the American

    04/10/2014

    Garza Named to USA Baseball Golden Spikes Watch List

    Aaron Garza one of just 50 named to list honoring nation's top player

    04/09/2014

    PREVIEW: No. 7 Houston Set for No. 10 Louisville

    Cougars and Cardinals set for Top-10 Showdown at Cougar Field

    04/07/2014

    PREVIEW: No. 7 Cougars to Host Texas State Tuesday

    Cougars and Bobcats meet for 47th time in program history

    HONORS & AWARDS
    2014 USA Baseball Golden Spikes Midseason Award Watch List
    2014 American Weekly Honor Roll (March 10)
    2014 Houston College Classic MVP
    2014 American Pitcher of the Week (March 3)
    2014 American Weekly Honor Roll (Feb. 17)
    2013 Commissioner's Honor Roll
    2012 Commissioner's Honor Roll














    SOPHOMORE (2013)
    Made 13 starts for the Cougars' pitching staff...Primarily saw action as Houston's midweek starter, while making a few late C-USA starts...Finished with a 5-5 record and a 3.88 ERA...Struck out 43 in 67.1 innings, walking just 18...Was 3-0 through his first five starts...Recorded wins over Houston Baptist (Feb. 27), at Baylor (March 12), vs. Texas (March 19), Texas Southern (April 16) and vs. UAB (May 12)...Best start came in 5.1 inning, six strikeout effort vs. Texas at Cougar Field...Didn't allow an earned run or a walk in the performance...Went on to strikeout six in a 6.1 inning no-decision at Tulane (May 5) and a career-long 7.0 inning win over UAB (May 12)...Didn't allow a walk through the first 18.0 innings of the year...Was instrumental in Houston's 10-3 midweek record

    FRESHMAN (2012)
    As a true freshman, made 10 starts on the bump for third-most on the team... Appeared in 14 games, four in relief...Recorded a 2-5 record and a 5.77 ERA...Pitched 39.0 innings...Tallied 28 strikeouts...Made one start during C-USA play...Served primarily as the Cougars' midweek starter...Pitched a season-long 6.0 innings against Delaware (Feb. 19) during opening weekend...Earned his first collegiate win in that game; allowing just one unearned run on five hits with three strikeouts...Struck out a season-best six in a win over UTSA (May 1) for his second win of the year...Tossed 3.0 scoreless innings against Sam Houston State (March 13)...Went at least 5.0 innings in four of his starts

    BALL HIGH SCHOOL
    Played under head coach Steve Hecker...Junior (2010): First Team All-Country pitcher...Sophomore (2009): First Team All-District pitcher

    PERSONAL
    Full name is Aaron Anthony Garza...Born Sept. 28, 1992 in Galveston, Texas...Son of Israel and Lauire Garza...Also, recruited by TCU, Rice, Kansas State and Sam Houston...Hobbies include basketball and video games

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