40 Alec Crawford  
Alec Crawford

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Wilton, Iowa

High School:
Wilton

Last College:
DMACC

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 210

Position:
RHP

Bats/Throws:
R/R


05/04/2013

Gophers Produce Early Runs to Win, 7-3 Over Penn State

Minnesota scored runs in the second, third and fourth to win, 7-3

04/18/2013

Gopher Baseball Returns to Big Ten Home Action Against Michigan State

Minnesota is scheduled to play at Siebert, April 19-21

04/13/2013

Gophers Clinch Series With 6-3 Win at Northwestern

Minnesota scored three runs on Northwestern wild pitches to aide in win

04/11/2013

Gopher Baseball Travels To Northwestern For Big Ten Series

Minnesota plays 3:05 p.m. Friday and 1:05 p.m. Saturday/Sunday, April 12-14

04/06/2013

Gophers Open New Siebert With 7-0 Win

Gophers defeated the Ohio State Buckeyes 7-0 after the game was suspended due to weather delays

2013 • JUNIOR SEASON:
Pitched a total of 10 games including 9 starts going 4-2 with a 2.28 ERA • second on the team in starts (9), Gophers were 6-3 in those starts • his 2.28 ERA was third on the team • pitched a total of 51.1 innings (fourth on the team) • was 3-1 with a 2.27 ERA in 39.2 Big Ten innings • held opponents to a 2.57 ERA in his last six starts • pitched 2.0 innings in his Gopher's debut not allowing a run against Indiana St. (3/17) • went 5.1 innings allowing no earned runs while striking out three in a 2-1 win over Michigan (3/30) • pitched four innings of scoreless relief while striking out three and earning the save against Ohio St. in a 7-0 winning effort (4/5) • picked up his first win as a Gopher by going 5.0 innings and allowing three earned runs with two strike outs at Northwestern (4/13) • pitched a career high 7.0 innings allowing only two runs in a 10-2 win at Iowa • matched a career high 7.0 innings pitched in a 7-3 win at Penn St. only allowing two earned runs (5/4) • allowed only one earned run in 6.2 innings pitched with three strike outs in a win over Nebraska (5/11) • started in the Big Ten Tournament against Illinois (5/24), went 6.2 innings not allowing an earned run while picking up the win.

PRIOR TO MINNESOTA:
No. 1 pitcher for Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) • NJCAA First Team All-American in 2012 as well as NJCAA All-Tournament Team • also all-region, all-conference when he posted a 12-1 record, 2.33 ERA in 104.1 innings pitched in 2012 • produced a team-best 1.77 earned run average in 15 appearances and 12 starts in 2011 • pitching 91.2 innings, struck out 90 batters in seven complete games for a 10-2 record • named to the 2011 National Junior College Division II World Series All-Tournament Team • struck out 15 batters as the Bears defeated UConn-Avery Point, 5-0, in the tournament's second round • tossed a complete game five-hitter in leading DMACC to the win • played baseball, basketball, football and golf at Wilton High School where he was all-state and all-elite in baseball, and second-team all-state in basketball • also played for the Eau Claire Express in the Northwoods League in 2011. Crawford graduated from Wilton High School in 2010 and is the son of Ken and Dawn Crawford.

PERSONAL:
A 2010 graduate of Wilton High School • born January 10, 1992 • son of Ken and Dawn Crawford • has a brother, Cole • lists playing in the JUCO World Series two straight years his most memorable sports thrill • sports management major.