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#23 Stephen Barnes
Position: Right Handed Pitcher
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 220
Year: Senior
Hometown: Jacksonville, Fla.
Other College: Lake City CC
Experience: Redshirt


2009 (Senior)
Did not see game action.

2008 (Junior)
Made seven appearances with two starts on the season... posted a 3.86 ERA in 9.1 innings... threw three scoreless innings to earn the win in ORU’s 12-2 victory over Baylor on March 12... recorded a season-high three strikeouts in two innings at Arkansas.

2007 Notes
Sat out the season as a medical redshirt.

Before ORU
Played two years at Lake City Community College in Florida ... Went 3-4 while appearing in 19 games his sophomore year ... Had a 3.00 ERA and struck out 40 batters in 63.0 innings of work ... drafted in 2004 and 2005 by the Milwaukee Brewers, going in the 36th round each time ... had a solid freshman campaign, going 6-3 with a 3.33 ERA ... fanned 58 batters and only had 24 walks in 76.0 innings pitched ... opponents only batted .215 with 62 hits against him.

High School
Prepped at
Jacksonville’s First Coast High where he tossed a perfect game as a senior ... went 10-0 with a 0.50 ERA ... named Florida 4A Player of the Year and first team all-state ... garnered all-conference accolades his sophomore through senior seasons ... was also a two-time all-conference selection in golf ... also lettered in basketball and football.

Full name is Stephen Ryan Barnes ... son of Ronald and Cathy Barnes ... Recreation major ... chose ORU over
Maryland and Georgia ... born November 15, 1985.

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