Junior Drills Second Consecutive Game-Winning Hit to Complete Comeback Victory
Junior Becomes Seventh Illini with Three-Homer Game, First Since Argo in 2009
Goldstein Goes 4-for-4 with 3 RBI; Nielsen Earns First Career Victory
McDonnell Earns First Career Win with Five Shutout Innings
Illinois Overcomes Five-Run First Inning Deficit with Eight-Run Fourth Inning
2014 - Freshman: Posted a 1-3 record and 3.41 ERA in 12 appearances, including three starts ... Earned his first career win in his collegiate debut, tossing 4.2 innings of relief at Georgia State (2/15) ... Notched a career-high seven strikeouts in four innings during his third career start against Missouri (4/23) at Busch Stadium ... Made second career start vs. Illinois State (4/15), suffering the loss after allowing six runs (one earned) in 1.2 innings ... Made first career start vs. Illinois State (3/26), allowing one run and recording four strikeouts in three innings ... Tossed a career-high 5.2 innings of scoreless relief with five strikeouts vs. Xavier (3/21) ... Pitched an inning against Michigan State (5/23) in the Big Ten Tournament ... Threw a scoreless inning vs. Indiana State (3/18) ... Made second appearance vs. Connecticut (2/23), collecting three strikeouts and allowing an unearned run in two innings ... Suffered the loss at Western Kentucky (3/8), allowing two runs in 3.1 relief innings ... Also made appearances against Indiana (4/27), Southern Illinois (4/30) and Michigan State (5/4) ... Played for the Waterloo Bucks of the Northwoods League along with Illini teammates Drasen Johnson, David Kerian and Ryan Nagle during the summer. | Game-by-Game Stats
Was ranked as the No. 9 player and the No. 5 pitcher in the Class of 2013 in Illinois by Perfect Game USA ... Perfect Game USA ranked him among the top 400 players in the nation in the Class of 2013 ... Was ranked as the No. 13 player and the No. 4 pitcher in the state of Illinois in the Class of 2013 by Prep Baseball Report ... Named to the top prospect list at Perfect Game's 2012 Midwest Top Prospect Showcase ... Recorded an 8-1 record with 76 strikeouts and a 1.57 ERA in his senior season ... Twice named to the Illinois High School Coaches Association All-State team: Class 3A first-team selection in 2013 and Class 2A first-team selection in 2012 ... Two-time All-Western Big Six selection in 2012-13 ... Led Alleman to a 2012 IHSA Class 2A state championship runner-up finish ... Posted a 10-3 record in 2012 with a 2.91 ERA and 108 strikeouts in 81 2/3 innings ... Hit .377 with 13 doubles and 33 RBIs in 2012 ... Led Rock Island American Legion team to the 2011 Illinois state championship ... Earned three varsity letters in baseball ... Named to the Principal's list for outstanding academics all four years.
Full name is Cody Austin Sedlock ... Born June 19, 1995 ... Parents are Joe and Lori Sedlock ... Majoring in plant biotechnology ... Hobbies include hunting, fishing, and golfing ... Favorite athlete is Justin Verlander ... Listed his father as person who most influenced his athletic career because he always pushed him to be the best he could be.
Updated September 2014