Hawk Item — Played in the Iowa Valley League for Walford.
2008 — Appeared in 16 games, with seven starts…finished the season with a 2-4 record… got the first Hawkeye win of the season against Albany (Feb. 22)… struck out eight batters against Albany… was fourth on the team in strikeouts (30)… was third on the team in runners picked-off with two.
2007 – Second team all-Big Ten… posted a team-best 7-3 record in 12 starts and 13 appearances… went 6-1 with a 4.79 ERA and 47 innings pitched in Big Ten play… earned a win in his only relief appearance, allowing just one hit in three and 2/3 innings pitched against Arkansas-Little Rock (Feb. 25)… picked up a win in his first-career Big Ten start, allowing just five hits and no runs in five and 2/3 innings at Ohio State (Mar. 31)… threw his first-career shutout against Indiana (May 5), allowing just four hits and no walks while striking out four.
2006 – Saw action in two games, both in relief… threw four and 1/3 innings… recorded two strikeouts.
High School – Played on the American Legion World Series… selected to the all-tournament team… led legion team to a conference championship.
Personal – Born 1/25/85… parents are Scott and Laurie Erdman… chemical engineering major.