|Burkholder's Career Statistics|
Second on the team in relief appearances and innings in relief ... made collegiate debut in season opener, tossing a scoreless frame at No. 30 FIU ... shut down 27th-ranked TCU in next outing over 1.2 innings of work ... twirled a perfect stanza against Nebraska Omaha ... picked up first career save at Boston College, going unscathed after allowing first two hitters to reach base in a 2-1 victory ... longest outing of the season came next day against Holy Cross with three innings on the mound in an 8-7 triumph ... hurled 1.2 scoreless frames in a game versus Yale, then silenced the Brown bats in the eighth to preserve a 3-2 lead in the final game of that series ... earned the win in his final appearance, striking out a season-high three batters in 2.2 innings against St. Anselm.
Four-time letterman and two-time captain for coaches Dave Moore and Brad Blackmore at Monrovia ... MaxPreps First Team All-State, Rio Hondo League MVP and Pasadena News All-Area Player of the Year as a senior ... first-team all-league and second-team all-area while helping Monrovia to a 20-6 record and sectional semifinalist appearance as a junior ... second-team all-conference during sophomore season ... in rookie year, was part of conference championship team that went 22-4 ... Scholar Athlete all four years ... served as president of both Interact Club and Christian Community Club ... also vice-president of FCA chapter.
Full name is Chris Lawrence Burkholder ... son of Scott and Shanna has two sisters ... born Sept. 3, 1994 in Pasadena, Calif. ... active in community service ... has an eye on an economics major to someday own his own business.