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    Kyle Twomey
    Kyle Twomey

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Placentia, Calif.

    High School:
    El Dorado HS

    Height / Weight:
    6-3 / 165

    Position:
    Pitcher

    Bats-Throws:
    Left-Left

    04/18/2014

    Cotto Lozada Delivers Game-Winner as Trojans Defeat Wildcats in Walk-Off Fashion 5-4

    Sophomore lefty Kyle Twomey keeps the Trojans in the game with 5.2 innings of shutout baseball.

    04/13/2014

    Trojans Blast Utah Utes 13-2 on Sunday to Take Series Victory

    The Trojans collected a season-high 19 hits in the win.

    04/10/2014

    Trojans Return to Dedeaux Field for Big Pac-12 Series vs. Utah

    Game one of the series is set for Friday, April 11 at 6 p.m.

    04/07/2014

    USC Remains on Road, Travels to Pepperdine for Midweek Contest

    Trojans looking to even the series on Tuesday at Eddy D. Field Stadium

    04/06/2014

    Trojans Perform Late-Inning Heroics Again, But Fall 10-9 in 11 Innings at Arizona State

    USC adds four runs to tie things up in the top of the ninth inning.

    02/19/2013

    USC Baseball vs. Nebraska (Feb. 17, 2013)

    USC Baseball vs. Nebraska Feb. 17, 2013 Dedeaux Field Photos by Pierson Clair

    2013/FRESHMAN: Twomey made 16 appearances, including 13 starts for the Trojans as a true freshman ... Led the Trojans with 50 strikeouts on the year ... Threw a total of 71.1 innings and finished with a record of 2-8 and a 5.55 ERA ... First career win came as he threw a complete game vs. Cal State Northridge (Feb. 24) ... The freshman allowed two runs on five hits, while striking out five in the 4-2 victory ... Also earned a victory on March 17 vs. Oregon, where he went eight complete innings (second-longest outing of the year), allowing only three runs, two earned on five hits with no walks and five strikeouts as the Trojans won, 5-3 ... Tallied a season and career high eight strikeouts in a 15-5 loss at California (March 30) ... Struck out seven through five innings of work on May 4 vs. TCU ... Did not allow a hit and struck out two in an inning of relief work on March 6 vs. Cal State Fullerton ... Only in two of his 16 outings did he not record a strikeout.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Played four years of varsity baseball at El Dorado HS in Placentia, Calif. ... As a senior in 2012 he was named the Century League Pitcher of the Year, All-Orange County All-Star, All-American, All-CIF and MVP of the National Classic ... In 2011 was also the Century League Pitcher of the Year, All-State, and an Under Armour All-American ... Earned All-League honors as a sophomore in 2010 ... Named Century League Rookie of the Year in 2009 ... Threw a no-hitter in the opening game of the 2012 Hard 9 National Classic with 14 strikeouts ... Drafted in the third round of the 2012 MLB First Year Player's Draft by the Oakland A's ... Had a 3.86 GPA in high school.

    PERSONAL: An undecided major at USC ... Parents are Mike and Cindy ... Has one sister, Taylor ... Father Mike worked in the Tigers and Angels organizations as an athletic trainer ... Lists his biggest sports hero as Derek Jeter because, "The way he handles himself off the field is unmatched." ... Favorite movies are The Pursuit of Happyness and Seven Pounds ... Favorite TV shows are The Office and Intentional Talk ... Would like to visit Italy and London ... Listens to Mumford and Sons, Nickelback and Coldplay ... Would like to play professional baseball after graduation and later either become a dentist or lawyer ... Birthdate is December 29, 1993.

    Career Statistics

    Year ERA W-L APP GS SVS IP H R ER BB SO WP HB BK BAVG
    2013 5.55 2-8 16 13 0 71.1 86 52 44 36 50 3 8 5 .310
    Career 5.55 2-8 16 13 0 71.1 86 52 44 36 50 3 8 5 .310

    Pac-12 Conference Career Statistics

    Year ERA W-L APP GS SVS IP H R ER BB SO WP HB BK BAVG
    2013 6.23 1-6 9 8 0 43.1 61 37 30 20 26 2 5 2 .341
    Career 6.23 1-6 9 8 0 43.1 61 37 30 20 26 2 5 2 .341