13 - Seth Bandy Height: 6-0
    Weight: 185
    Hometown: Pembroke, Va.
    Bat/Throw: R/L
    Position: Pitcher photo         A left-handed pitcher who has the ability to give the Tech pitching staff a big boost ... Missed last season due to rotator cuff surgery ... Started to regain his form during 2002 fall and off-season workouts ... Brings experience to the mound ... When healthy, he can throw three different pitches for strikes and keep hitters off balance ... Strained his rotator cuff during a game at Virginia on May 1, 2001 ... Underwent surgery a month later ... Has had his ups and downs over the past year, but has a chance to contribute as a reliever or spot starter if he returns to form ...

    2001-02: Was held out of competition and redshirted while working to regain his pitching form following shoulder surgery ...

    2000-01: Was limited by shoulder problems ... Pitched in just nine games, including only one after April 11 ... Worked a total of 16 innings ... Started and pitched a season-high four innings at High Point, but suffered a loss ... Earned a save with a scoreless inning of work against nationally-ranked Notre Dame ... Drew a second start against VMI, but pitched just two innings and did not figure in the decision ... His only appearance in the Hokies' final 25 games was a brief relief stint against VCU in Blacksburg ... Finished the season 0-1 with a 9.00 earned run average ... Carried a 4.50 ERA in his three BIG EAST appearances ... Tied for second on the team with four pickoffs ... Underwent shoulder surgery in June ...

    1999-00: Made the team as a walk-on during fall practice ... Appeared in 14 games, seven as a starter ... Carried a 2-2 record and a 4.70 earned run average ... Limited opponents to a .268 batting average, the lowest figure among Tech's pitchers ... His first five appearances were in relief ... Made his first start on Mar. 30 against Radford ... Pitched into the seventh inning of that game, allowing just three runs, but did not get a decision ... Worked 7.1 innings in a loss to VCU ... Made his first conference start on Apr. 17 against Xavier and posted his first victory ... Worked six innings, allowing just two hits and one run ... Carried a no-hitter over the first 5.1 innings of that game ... Gave up just two earned runs and struck out five in a start at Dayton, but suffered a 3-2 loss ... Limited GW to one run and six hits over six innings in a win during the second round of the A-10 Championship ... Pitched 4.2 innings of relief against Southern California during NCAA Regional, allowing two runs ...

    High School: Lettered three seasons as a pitcher for Coach Bruce Frazier at Giles High School ... Was 3-6 on the mound his senior season, but registered 92 strikeouts in 55 innings and finished with a 1.70 earned run average ... One of his wins was a no-hitter ... Was team captain and MVP as a senior ... Posted a 4-2 record as a junior and was 2-1 his sophomore season ... Fanned 61 batters in 37 innings his junior year ... Earned all-district honors as a junior and senior ... Named to The Roanoke Times' All-Timesland second team in 1999 ... A three-time winner of academic excellence awards from both the Three-Rivers District and Virginia High School League ... Member of the National Honor Society ...

    Personal: Gregory Seth Bandy ... Born 5/21/81 in Roanoke, VA ... Son of Greg and Virginia Bandy ... Enrolled in mechanical engineering.

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