Veteran hurler could fill a variety of roles during senior season ... a good
"strike thrower", Sorrow added a sinker during Fall practice ... has worked hard
on gaining more movement on his 84-87 mph fastball ... very coachable athlete
... could be ORU's top long reliever and is also a candidate to fill the midweek
starter role ... owns excellent command of all his pitches.
2003 Highlights (Junior)
Versatile pitcher filled relief and starting roles for ORU ... was uch
better in relief (3-0, 3.06 ERA, 2 saves) than as a starter (1-1, 6.65) ...
picked up second save in Mid-Con title game ... allowed two hits while striking
out four in 3.2 innings ... was the winning pitcher in ORU's 9-4 comeback win
over Western Illinois (5/18) ... allowed one hit in 1.2 innings while striking
out two ... earned the win with solid relief outing at Chicago State (4/27) ...
allowing two suns on seven hits in 6.1 innings, striking out career-high eight
... suffered the loss despite pitching 6.2 solid innings at Arkansas ... allowed
four runs on eight hits while striking out five and walking two against the No.
24 Razorbacks ... picked up a win in season's first start, going 5.0 innings
against Kent State (3/21) and allowing two runs on seven hits with five
strikeouts ... hurled 6.1 innings of shutout relief in ORU's 7-6 win over Kansas
... allowed five hits and struck out two against the Jayhawks ... shutout St.
Mary's for 2.1 innings to earn the win in ORU's 4-3 victory ... also picked up a
save in ORU's win at San Diego State.
At Bakersfield College
Named 2nd-team All-Western State Conference as a sophomore
after posting a 9-3 record with a 3.12 ERA ... pitched 106.2 innings with 84
strikeouts and only 28 walks ... was 16-5 in two seasons ... his 16 wins are
third in Bakersfield College history ... named all-conference as a freshman
after going 7-5 with a 2.43 ERA ... hurled six complete games in 13 starts,
striking out 66 and walking just 13 in 89.0 innings pitched ... began the 2001
season with 21 consecutive shutout innings.
Played for the New Market Rebels in the Valley League ... was 2-2 with a
2000 graduate of West High in Bakersfield, CA ... named Most Valuable
Pitcher as a sophomore, junior and senior ... named all-league as a pitcher his
junior season and as an infielder his senior year.
Full name is Sean Patrick Sorrow ... son of Mark and Julie Sorrow ...
Physical Education major ... chose ORU over Fresno State and Cal-State
Northridge ... born Feb. 15, 1982.