Jay Headlines Impressive Group of Illini Relievers
Experienced Staff Owns Nearly 100 Career Starts Combined
Illini Mount Late Comeback But Game Ends in Tie after Nine Innings
UI Wins Game One 9-6, Takes Game Two 4-1 on Monday
McDonnell, Mamlic, Jay Combine to Only Allow Five Hits
2013 Illinois Baseball Cards
2015 - Redshirt-Junior: Game-by-Game Stats
2014 - Redshirt-Sophomore: Tallied 10 strikeouts in five appearances out of the bullpen with seven innings pitched and a 5.14 ERA ... Tossed a career-high three scoreless innings against Eastern Illinois (4/22) with four strikeouts ... Recorded a career-high six strikeouts in two scoreless innings at Illinois State (4/15) ... Pitched twice out of the bullpen in the Georgia State series ... Played for the Lombard Orioles of the Wisconsin State League/Chicago Suburban Baseball League along with Illini teammates Anthony Drago, Ike Greenspon and Anthony Milazzo during the summer ... Named Wisconsin State League Pitcher of the Year after going 8-0 with a 1.88 ERA over the summer. | Game-by-Game Stats
2013 - Redshirt-Freshman: Appeared in seven games out of the bullpen and allowed one run in 10 innings pitched for a 0.90 ERA ... Posted a scoreless inning vs. Vanderbilt (6/1) in the NCAA Nashville Regional ... Pitched final two innings vs. Northwestern (4/27) and struck out three batters ... Notched 1.2 scoreless innings and allowed one hit vs. Eastern Illinois (4/9) ... Tossed a scoreless inning of relief at Indiana (4/6) ... Made Illini debut at East Carolina, pitching a perfect 1.1 innings ... Recorded final out of the game vs. Houston Baptist (3/1) ... Pitched 2.2 innings vs. Nebraska (3/22) and allowed one run ... Played for the Lombard Orioles of the Chicago Suburban Baseball League along with Illini teammates Tyler Jay, Rob McDonnell and Josh Ferry during the summer. | Game-by-Game Stats
2012 - Freshman: Redshirted the 2012 season ... Was a member of the Illinois club baseball team, which placed fifth in the nation ... Earned second-team all-region honors for the club team ... Also, played for the Wheaton Post 76 American Legion team during the summer of 2012, which took second place in Illinois.
Team went undefeated in conference play during his senior year ... Was an honorable mention all-conference selection during his senior season.
Born Aug. 7, 1993 ... Parents are Daniel and Svetlana Mamlic ... Has two brothers, Ryan and Philip ... Majoring in civil engineering ... Father, Daniel, played college basketball at the Illinois Institute of Technology ... Favorite athlete is Justin Verlander ... Earliest baseball memory is his first time ever pitching in a fifth-grade park district game ... Plans to work as a civil engineer following graduation ... His father most influenced his athletic career because he always supported his athletics and continues to help him improve.
Updated February 2015