Knight in the Spotlight
T.J. Witham
T.J. Witham
Baseball
March 18, 2013

Junior Year (2012)
Started 11 games and made 14 appearances ... Finished second on the team in ERA with a 5.31 and finished with a 3-8 record ... Threw two complet games and recorded a shutout ... Amassed 61 innings pitched and struck out a team-high 62 batters and walked just 17 ... Earned Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athlete honors.

Sophomore Year (2011)
Transferred from DePauw University ... Made 13 appearances in relief and notched a 2-0 record with a 3.92 ERA ... Worked 20 2/3 innings for the Knights in which he struck out 28 and walked 14 in 20 2/3 innings ... tallied three saves for the Knights ... Worked the ninth in MU's MCC Tournament win over top-seeded Taylor to eliminate the Trojans.

Freshman Year (2010 - DePauw University)
Earned Dean's List during freshman year ... Made 13 appearances for DePauw in relief ... Finished with a 3-2 record and a 3.22 ERA in 22 1/3 innings of work ... Had a 4-to-1 strikeout-to-walk ratio with 28 strikeouts and seven walks ... Surrendered just four extra-base hits in 22 1/3 innings.

High School
Finished in top 10 percent of his class with a 3.98 GPA ... Earned all-conference honors on two occasions ... Was named all-conference second team in basketball in 2009 ... Was an all-county selection two times in baseball.

Personal
A business management major born June 15, 1990, to parents A.J. and Angie ... Has two sisters.