A Draft Day Feature written by Catherine Galanti
Seniors Tyler Cohen and Billy Wilson were named to the 2018 WCC Baseball Championship All-Tournament team.
Tyler Cohen and Nick Frasso combined to toss as a shutout as LMU defeated San Francisco, 1-0.
LMU will meet second-seed Gonzaga at 7 p.m. on Thursday.
Cooper Uhl Was Named WCC Defensive Player Of The Year To Lead A Pack Of Seven LMU Honorees.
Photos from the 2017 WCC Championship Tournament from Banner Island Ballpark in Stockton, Calif.
LMU Baseball series finale against Saint Mary's on Mothers Day Sunday.
Non-conference action from Page Stadium
2015 WCC Baseball Championship - Game 1 vs. USD
Non-conference match-up from Page Stadium
2017... did not appear in game in his true senior season due to off-season surgery... utilized a redshirt season...
2016... made 13 appearances and nine starts... logged 61 innings while pitching to a 3-4 record and a 3.84 ERA... combined on one shutout... struck out 42 hitters while allowing a .243 average against... went 2-2 with a 3.44 ERA over seven appearances and three starts against WCC foes... struck out 25 conference opponents while limiting the WCC to just a .213 average against... averaged 6.20 strikeouts per game... 7.0 shutout innings and allowing just one hit with five strikeouts vs. Portland on 3/20 to earn the victory in a 3-0 shutout... 3.0 shutout IP with two strikeouts to pick up win at Pacific on 4/24... quality start with five strikeouts at FIU on 3/6... allowed just one run with five strikeouts over 6.0 IP vs. Saint Mary's on 5/7... 2.0 innings of scoreless relief in first appearance out of bullpen on 4/17 vs. Pepperdine... 6.2 IP and allowed just one run on four hits with four strikeouts vs. UC Riverside on 4/5... managed a 1-0 record and a 2.25 ERA over four bullpen appearances (16.0 IP)...
2015... appeared in 13 games, starting one... pitched to a 7.66 ERA over 24.2 innings of work... struck out 26 hitters and combined on one shutout... tossed 4.0 innings in WCC play over two appearances, striking out eight hitters over the span... helped preserve a 3-1 victory over San Jose State on 2/14 by contributing 2.0 scoreless innings... posted five strikeouts over 2.0 scoreless innings of relief against Santa Clara on 3/13... tossed 2.1 innings and struck out four against Long Beach State on 4/21... entered in relief and induced an inning-ending double play with the bases loaded en route to tossing 3.2 scoreless frames at #22 UC Irvine on 5/12...
2014... batted .222 with a double, 11 runs scored, two triples and nine RBI at the plate as a freshman... started 27 games for the Lions in the field... also registered a 1-2 record and a 2.96 ERA with three saves over 20 appearances on the mound... tossed 24.1 innings as a reliever, allowing just eight walks and striking out 23... limited opponents to a .222 batting average against, the second-best mark on the team... first hit and save of career came on Opening Night (February 14) against Utah Valley... collected two RBI against Utah Valley on February 16... two-RBI triple on February 22 vs. #11 Oregon... went 2-for-5 with a triple, three runs scored and three RBI against Northern Kentucky on 3/9... posted three multi-hit games and three multi-RBI games... hit safely in six straight games from February 16 to February 25... did not allow a run over the final seven innings of work on the mound... made seven appearances in WCC play, posting a 1-0 record and a 3.12 ERA over 8.2 innings... hit .368 (7-for-19) with nine RBI with runners in scoring position... opponents were just 1-for-6 (.167) against Cohen with the bases loaded... limited leadoff hitters in an inning to just a .105 average (2-for-19)... averaged 8.51 strikeouts per nine innings on the mound...
A 2013 graduate of Agoura High School in Agoura Hills, Calif... a four-year varsity letterwinner playing for head coach Mike Cordero... served as team captain in his senior season... named All-CIF his senior season and named All-Conference and All-League his junior and senior years... named 46th-best prospect in California by Baseball America and 222nd-best prospect in the country by Perfect Game... a 2012 Perfect Game National participant... 2013 Miramonte League Player of the Year... a 2013 Rawlings California All-Region honoree...
Tyler Cohen was born June 20, 1995 in Woodland Hills, Calif... son of Stella and Jason Cohen... has one sister, Rayna... also considered USC, UCLA, USD, and Arizona, but chose LMU because it is the perfect place to grow physically and mentally... graduated in 2017 with a degree in sociology, and is now enrolled in the educational studies master's program.
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