2008 - Redshirted... missed season recovering from Tommy John surgery.
2007 - Served as Iowa's closer and had nine saves... led the team with six wins... made 24 appearances... had a 3.71 ERA in 29 innings... factored into the decision in 18 of 24 games... led the team with a 2.7/1 strikeout-to-walk ratio... struck out a season-high five batters in three innings, earning the win against Dallas Baptist (Mar. 16)... did not allow a run in his first eight appearances... allowed a run in only five appearances... did not allow a homerun in 21 appearances... held right-handed batters to a .206 batting average... suffered an elbow injury at the Corridor Classic against Northern Iowa (May 15) and missed the rest of the season.
Before Iowa - Pitched two years at Radford University.
High School - Three-time team MVP... two-time all-district... all-conference as a senior... also earned all-district honors in volleyball and golf.
Personal - Born 9/12/86... parents are Rob and Linda Schurz... health and sports studies major.