|High School:||Marshfield HS|
JUNIOR SEASON (2018): Made 14 appearances, all starts, to tie for team lead and tossed a team-best 82.2 innings ... recorded a 3-4 record with a 4.14 ERA ... totaled 70 strikeouts against just 19 walks and held hitters to a .263 batting average ... signed a free agent deal with the Atlanta Braves after the season ... threw a career-best eight innings in a no decision at New Orleans March 2 with five strikeouts against one walk ... earned a win in the season opener against Illinois State Feb. 16 with 7.2 shutout innings and eight punch outs against one walk ... struck out a career-high 10 against Louisiana-Lafayette March 29 ... posted a career-best four assists versus Troy (April 20) ... two other wins on the year came against UTA (April 14) and Texas State (May 4).
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2017): Totaled 14 appearances and made nine starts during sophomore campaign ... registered a 4-2 record with a 6.23 ERA ... struck out 43 and walked 27 in 56.1 innings ... held opposing hitters to a .283 batting average ... second on the team with three quality starts, including back-to-back midweek quality starts versus Southern Illinois (March 28) and SEMO (April 4) to earn a spot in weekend rotation ... pitched in two of A-State's three shutouts with a scoreless inning out of the pen Feb. 17 in the 6-0 season-opening win over NYIT before hurling six shutout innings in A-State's 1-0 victory at Georgia Southern May 13 ... went a career-long 7.2 innings in first career SBC start at Louisiana-Lafayette April13 ... struck out a career-best eight at SIU March 28 ... had a season-high two assists at ULL (April 13) and at Appalachian State (April 29) ... earned first career win versus Southeast Missouri April 4 after firing seven innings and allowing one run (earned) on four hits with five strikeouts against one walk ... also earned wins over South Alabama (April 22 in game one of doubleheader), App State (April 29), and against Little Rock with five innings out of the bullpen in the 9-8, 18-inning win over the Trojans.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2016): Made 10 appearances, all out of the bullpen ... pitched to a 7.20 ERA in 10 innings and was 0-1 ...struck out seven batters against six walks ... pitched in A-State's 1-0 shutout win over Southern Illinois ... tossed a career-high 2.2 innings against Nebraska Omaha Feb. 28 and didn't allow a run on two hits with one walk and two punch outs ... had a season-best four strikeouts at Georgia State March 20.
HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped at Marshfield High School in Marshfield, Mo., and was a four-year starter for the Blue Jays ... ranked as the 23rd best player in the state of Missouri by PrepBaseballReport.com ... first-team All-Conference and All-District selection as a senior ... hit .450 as senior and was also very impressive on the mound ... graduated with honors ... also played basketball for MHS.
PERSONAL: Son of Heather and Landon Lemons ... born March 6, 1997 ... majoring in communications ... enjoys playing video games and pick-up basketball in his spare time.