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EVAN GEIST

#15

Player profile

(Updated November 2016)

CAREER ACCOLADES:

* ACC Academic Honor Roll (2010-11, 2011-12).

2013:

Did not compete in 2013.

2012:

Appeared in two games in his first season at Florida State working a combined 1.0 inning over that span…made his collegiate debut in a mid-week match-up against North Georgia (4/18)….threw a scoreless inning in relief as he faced the minimum…second outing came in the series opener against Maryland (5/5)…played summer ball in 2012 with the Duluth Huskies of the Northwoods League.

2011:

Received a redshirt in 2011.

HIGH SCHOOL:

Left-handed ace for Marist High, which captured the Georgia AAAA state championship in 2010…posted an 8-1 record with a 1.86 ERA as a senior…struck out 83 in 52 innings of work…fanned 10 in opening game of state finals series, recording a 5-0 shutout win…was voted team captain and the top pitcher…played two seasons of varsity ball.

PERSONAL:

Son of Pete and Jeannae Geist…father played shortstop at Georgia Tech, where current FSU director of baseball operations Chip Baker was an assistant…dad was a third-round draft choice by the Los Angeles Dodgers…member of the 3.0 GPA Club at FSU (Spring & Fall 2011, Spring 2012)…majoring in Marketing…born April 21, 1992.