as a Senior (2012): Led the team with a 3.09 ERA in 18 appearances, which included three starts ... went 3-5 on the year with two saves ... had 34 strikeouts in 55.1 innings pitched ... threw four innings of scoreless relief against Iowa (Mar. 2) ... had six strikeouts in a start against Jacksonville (Mar. 13) ... picked up a win throwing five innings in a start against West Virginia (Mar. 20) ... earned saves against Youngstown State (Mar. 28) and Western Michigan (April 22) ... threw 9.0 innings of relief en route to a win in a 16-inning game against Buffalo, allowing just one earned run and striking out six (April 13).
as a Junior (2011): Made 21 bullpen appearances and one midweek start ... threw 5.1 innings of shutout relief in the rain-delayed loss to Miami (April 23), striking out four ... went 6.2 innings without allowing an earned run in a three-game stretch from April 2-9 ... picked up the win in the victory over Pittsburgh (March 22) with a scoreless inning of relief ... posted a 2.45 ERA in nine MAC relief appearances ... struck out 21 in 33.1 innings of work.
as a Sophomore (2010): Started 10 games on the mound and came out of the bullpen in 12 other contests ... named MAC East Pitcher of the Week (March 22) after throwing a complete game three-hitter against Eastern Illinois (March 17) ... pitched 75.1 innings in 2010, totaling a 2-6 record ... gave up just three runs in an 8.0 inning start against Stony Brook (March 6) ... picked up the win in relief over Duquesne (March 24) pitching 4.0 scoreless innings, striking out four ... struck out a season-high five batters in 7.2 innings of work at Bowling Green (May 9) ... pitched 2.0 innings of scoreless relief at Youngstown State (April 14) ... made a relief appearance in all three games of the Eastern Michigan series (April 16-18), allowing one earned run in 3.2 combined innings.
As a Redshirt Freshman (2009): Started six games in 15 appearances, compiling a 2-2 record and 5.58 ERA…Amassed 20 strikeouts in 40 innings pitched in 2008-09 campaign…First career victory came against Youngstown State (Mar. 18) … allowed just two runs on four hits in five innings pitched with a pair of strikeouts as the Zips claimed a 18-11 win … second win came against Malone University (Apr. 21) as Foster fired a career-high 6.1 innings, hurling four strikeouts in the 7-4 victory … threw six innings against North Carolina State (Mar. 4), tallying a career-high eight strikeouts in the heartbreaking 5-4 18-inning loss.
as a Freshman: Redshirted.
at Green High School: Two-time first team all-league honoree ... batted .333 as a senior while posting a record of 6-1 and an ERA of 2.02 to earn all-state honorable mention ... led team to the regional finals as a junior while hitting .389 and going 6-2 with a 1.60 ERA ... second team all-league selection as a sophomore ... member of the Team Ohio Mizuno all-star team.
Personal: Son of Don and Sue Foster ... has an older brother, Ryan, who played basketball at Mount Union ... uncle, Chuck Rininger, played golf for the Purple Raiders ... majoring in business and organizational communication.
|FOSTER'S CAREER STATISTICS|
|2008||REDSHIRT DID NOT PLAY|
|Totals||5.55||8-15||77||20||1||0 ||2 ||2||204.1||240||151||126||76||114|