Sean Buckle
Sean Buckle


Long Beach, Calif.

High School:
Long Beach Wilson HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 175



Sean Buckle is in his third season with LMU baseball...

2013... went 1-2 with a 4.12 ERA over 19 appearances as a reliever in his sophomore year... tossed 19.2 innings and struck out 14 hitters... allowed just a .221 opponent batting average, the second-lowest mark on the team... secured his first win of the year at San Francisco on April 20... tossed 1.1 scoreless innings with a strikeout to record his first career save and preserve a 3-2 LMU victory at Cal State Fullerton on March 26... tied a career high with three strikeouts in 1.0 inning against Long Beach State on April 30... leadoff hitters hit only .214 against the lefty... opponents were 0-for-4 in bases loaded situations against Buckle... allowed just a .179 batting average with the bases empty... allowed only five of his 20 inherited runners to score...

2012... went 1-0 with a 4.91 ERA over seven appearances and one start as a freshman... tossed 11 innings and struck out eight... collegiate debut came on February 24 vs. Cal Poly... tossed four innings in his first career start, striking out three, against UC Riverside on May 22... earned his first career victory after tossing three scoreless innings at Santa Clara on May 27... opponents were just 1-for-12 (.083) against him with two outs...

A 2011 graduate of Long Beach Wilson High School in Long Beach, Calif... three-year varsity letterwinner for Head Coach Andy Hall... served as a team captain as a senior en route to an All-City selection... named All-Area and All-League as a junior and senior... captured All-CIF honors in his final campaign while also being named Team MVP... hit .368 with 18 runs scored, three doubles, two triples, two home runs and 16 RBI as a senior... posted a 2.07 ERA over 27 innings on the hill in his final year... helped the Wilson American Legion to the Area 4 and State Championships the summer after his junior year, batting .438 and posting a 4-0 record on the mound to help his team to the Western Regional Tournament... punched-out a career-best 13 in a complete-game shutout in that tournament...

Sean Thomas Buckle was born March 14, 1993 in Long Beach, Calif... son of Claudia and Larry Buckle... chose LMU because of the great coaching staff, small and beautiful campus, and its high academic standards... chose LMU over USF, Santa Clara and UCSB... a communications major.



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