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#12 Mike Reitcheck
Position: Left-Handed Pitcher
Bats: L
Throws: L
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 185
Year: Junior
Hometown: Crystal Lake, Ill.
High School: Prairie Ridge


2016: (Game-by-game) All-Ivy honorable mention ... went 2-4 with a 3.96 ERA in nine games, eight starts ... Tied with Gabe Kleiman for the team lead in innings pitched with 52.1 ... Went 2-2 with a 2.73 ERA against Ivy League opponents, recording a complete game ... Defeated Yale (4/3) with 6.1 innings pitched, allowing one run ... Pitched a complete game against Columbia, allowing four runs in seven innings.

2015: (Game-by-game) First-team All-Ivy … Named Big 5 Pitcher of the Week in consecutive weeks (4/13 & 4/20) … Made nine appearance on the mound, making seven starts … Led Penn and the Ivy League in lowest ERA (1.72) … Finished tied for second in the Ivy League in wins (5) … Led the team in innings pitched (57.2) … Second on the team in strikeouts (34) … Finished with a 5-3 overall record, including throwing one complete game … Picked up his first win of the season at Stetson (2/28), coming on in relief of a rain halted game, throwing 4.0 innings … Collected his first win as a starting pitcher coming against Lafayette, in his second start (3/22), working 7.0 innings … Threw 7.0 shutout innings in a no decision against Dartmouth (3/29) … Won at Yale (4/4), striking out five in 5.2 innings … At Cornell (4/11) threw 8.0 innings, allowing only two runs, while striking out a career-high six batters … Matched his career high in strikeouts with six, in 8.0 shutout innings over Princeton (4/18) … Threw 8.0 innings and struck out five in a 1-0 defeat at Columbia (4/25) … Came on in relief in the Ivy League Gehrig Division playoff game at Columbia (5/2) and worked 5.0 innings allowing only one run on two hits, with four strikeouts, in defeat.

2014: (Game-by-game) Made 11 relief appearances … Finished with a 0-2 overall record while totaling five saves … In 10.2 innings of work, finished with 16 strikeouts and a 4.22 ERA … Made his collegiate debut at Dallas Baptist (2/28), walking and striking out two batters in 0.2 innings … Earned his first save throwing 2.0 innings at Delaware State, allowing no runs and only one hit while striking out three … Earned back-to-back saves against Brown (4/1) throwing 0.2 innings, striking out two in game one, while throwing 1.0 innings in game two – both 3-2 victories … Picked up his fourth save at Harvard (4/5) with a strikeout in 0.2 innings of work … At Princeton (4/20), totaled his fifth save, striking out two batters with the bases loaded to close out a 6-1 victory.

High School: Two-time letterwinner … Two-time Regional champion (2012, 2013) … First-team All-Conference (2013) … First-team All-Area (2013) … Honorable mention All-State (2013) … Graduated with high honors.

Personal: Son of Michelle and Mike Reitcheck … High school teammate of current Penn teammate, Mike Vilardo … Also played high school baseball with Ivy League foe, Nick Erickson (Columbia) …  Mother played tennis at Gonzaga … Enrolled in Wharton with a concentration in Business Management.

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