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B I O

Righthander who was the team's top freshman pitcher in 2011 and was a weekend starter most of the 2012 season ... missed the entire 2013 season as he recovered from a shoulder injury ... effective when keeping the ball down in the strikezone ... in 109.0 innings pitched over 33 appearances (17 starts) and two active seasons, he has a 12-6 record and a 3.14 ERA while allowing 117 hits (.279 opponents' batting average) and 42 walks with 57 strikeouts.
2013: Red-shirted due to a shoulder injury ... #3 college prospect in South Carolina for the 2013 draft in the preseason by Perfect Game.

2012: Had a 7-4 record and a 3.66 ERA in 16 appearances (14 starts) ... in 76.1 innings pitched, he allowed 80 hits (.277 opponents' batting average) and 32 walks with 40 strikeouts ... tied for the team lead in wins ... in 48.0 innings pitched over nine appearances (seven starts) at home, he was 5-1 with a 1.88 ERA ... tied for 10th in the ACC in wins ... in 19.0 innings pitched over four appearances (two starts) in non-ACC regular-season games, he had a 3-0 record and did not allow an earned run ... had a 2.96 ERA in 27.1 innings pitched over five starts against top-25 ranked teams ... held opponents to a .163 batting average with runners in scoring position and two outs ... had a 1.42 ERA in 12.2 innings pitched after the fifth inning ... only allowed three steals in five attempts ... pitched 4.0 innings in relief, allowing two hits, no runs, and two walks with three strikeouts to earn the win in the second game of a doubleheader against UAB on Feb. 18 ... pitched 3.0 innings in relief, allowing no earned runs and no walks with four strikeouts to earn the win against Maine on Feb. 26 ... pitched 5.0 innings in a starting role, allowing no earned runs and two walks with five strikeouts against #2 South Carolina on Mar. 4 ... pitched 6.2 innings in a starting role, allowing seven hits, one run, and no walks with five strikeouts to earn the win against Boston College on Mar. 18 ... pitched 6.0 innings in a starting role, allowing six hits, one run, and one walk with three strikeouts against #7 Miami (FL) on Apr. 1 ... pitched 7.0 innings in a starting role, allowing four hits, two runs, and one walk with four strikeouts to earn the win at Duke on Apr. 8; he retired the first 15 batters ... pitched 7.0 innings in a starting role, allowing six hits, no runs, and one walk with five strikeouts to earn the win against College of Charleston on May 6 ... pitched 6.0 innings in a starting role, allowing six hits, one earned run, and one walk to earn the win in the first game of a doubleheader against #1 Florida State on May 14 ... pitched 5.0 innings in a starting role, allowing four hits and two runs with one strikeout to earn the win against Coastal Carolina in the Columbia Regional on June 1 ... #98 sophomore in the nation in the preseason by Perfect Game ... played for Falmouth in the Cape Cod League in the summer, where he was 1-1 with a 2.70 ERA and nine strikeouts in 10.0 innings pitched over two starts.

2011: Second-team freshman All-American by NCBWA ... All-ACC Academic team member ... ACC Academic Honor Roll member ... had a 5-2 record and 1.93 ERA in 17 appearances (three starts) ... in 32.2 innings pitched, he allowed 37 hits (.282 opponents' batting average), no homers, and 10 walks with 17 strikeouts ... led the team in ERA ... in 11.2 innings pitched over eight relief appearances in ACC regular-season games, he was 1-0 with a 2.31 ERA ... had a .190 opponents' batting average with runners in scoring position ... pitched 3.2 innings in relief in his first career outing, allowing one run and no walks against Eastern Michigan on Feb. 19 ... pitched 2.2 innings in relief, allowing three hits and no runs to earn his first career win against Wofford on Mar. 2 ... pitched 3.0 innings in relief, allowing four hits, one run, and no walks with two strikeouts to earn the win against Duke on Mar. 19 ... pitched a scoreless seventh inning in relief, allowing one hit with two strikeouts at N.C. State on Mar. 25 ... retired the only batter he faced in the sixth inning to earn the win against Georgia on Mar. 29 ... pitched 2.2 innings in relief, allowing one hit and no earned runs with one strikeout at #6 North Carolina on Apr. 1 ... pitched a hitless and scoreless sixth inning at #6 North Carolina on Apr. 3; he allowed just one hit and no earned runs in 3.2 innings pitched in the series ... pitched 2.0 innings in relief, allowing two hits and no runs with one strikeout at Boston College on Apr. 15 ... pitched a scoreless eighth inning with two strikeouts in the second game of a doubleheader against Gardner-Webb on May 7 ... pitched 5.0 innings in his first career start, allowing three hits, no runs, and one walk with two strikeouts to earn the win against East Tennessee State on May 11 ... pitched 5.0 innings in a starting role, allowing six hits, no runs, and one walk with four strikeouts to earn the win against Davidson on May 17 ... pitched 2.0 innings in relief, allowing one hit and no runs with a strikeout against Sacred Heart in the Clemson Regional on June 3.

Before Clemson: All-conference selection as a senior at Parkway South Senior High School ... #2 righthander prospect in Missouri, #6 overall prospect in Missouri, and #333 overall prospect in the nation by Perfect Game ... member of the USA Tournament of Stars ... all-metro selection as a junior ... all-district pick in basketball as a senior ... lettered three times in baseball and three times in basketball at Parkway South Senior High, where he was coached by Adam Stahl.

Personal: Pronounced POHL-ee ... has an identical twin brother, Scott ... majoring in visual arts ... born Kevin Raymond Pohle on Apr. 27, 1992 in Saint Louis, MO.


*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide

S T A T S

Year avg gp-gs ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi tb slg% bb hbp so gdp ob% sf sh sb-att po a e fld%
2011.... .000 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0 5 0 1.000
2012.... .000 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0-0 8 13 0 1.000
TOTAL... .000 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0-0 8 18 0 1.000
 
Year era w-l app gs cg sho sv ip h r er bb so 2b 3b hr bf bavg wp hbp bk sfa sha
2011.... 1.93 5-2 17 3 0 0/3 0 32.2 37 9 7 10 17 5 2 0 144 .282 5 1 0 1 1
2012.... 3.66 7-4 16 14 0 0/0 0 76.1 80 43 31 32 40 24 3 4 336 .277 3 3 1 2 10
TOTAL... 3.14 12-6 33 17 0 0/3 0 109.0 117 52 38 42 57 29 5 4 480 .279 8 4 1 3 11

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