Hawk Item — Transfer starting pitcher from South Dakota State… went 3-9 with a 5.50 ERA over 16 starts in two seasons as the Jacks’ No. 1 starter… had 106 strikeouts over 88 1/3 innings… pitched for the Wareham Gateman in the Cape Cod League in the summer of 2021, where he was named to the Cape Cod All-League Team after going 3-0 with a 1.55 ERA in six starts with 34 strikeouts (to six walks) in 29 innings… surrendered just 18 hits.
at South Dakota State (2021) — Went 2-7 with a 5.43 ERA in 12 starts as the Friday night starter… struck out 88 batters (to 31 walks) over 68 innings… had five games with seven or more strikeouts and three with 10 or more strikeouts… went six or more innings in five starts… scattered three hits over six shutout innings and struck out a career-high 12 batters in a win at Northern Colorado (2/26)… notched second win, allowing three runs (two earned) on three hits over seven innings at Western Illinois (3/26)… had back-to-back tough-luck losses against Omaha (4/10) and North Dakota State (4/23)… allowed two runs over seven innings and fanned 11 against Omaha and gave up three runs and struck out 11 against the Bison.
at South Dakota State (2020) — Was the Jackrabbits’ No. 1 weekend starter throughout abbreviated season… shared team lead with four starts… went 1-2 with a 5.75 ERA… ranked second on team with 18 strikeouts and tied for second on squad with 20 1/3 innings pitched… in first career start, in season opener at Dallas Baptist, struck out five in 4 1/3 innings (2/14)… earned first collegiate victory after not allowing an earned run in five innings at Pacific (2/21)… fanned nine batters and walked only one in giving up one run in seven strong innings at UT Rio Grande Valley (2/28).
High School — Was a finalist for the Minnesota Mr. Baseball Award as a prep senior at Woodbury High School… all-state selection as a senior… two-time all-conference and all-section honoree… made 13 pitching appearances and compiled an 8-2 record with a pair of shutouts and two saves… other totals included 112 strikeouts and only 12 walks in 72 1/3 innings and a 0.58 ERA… 112 strikeouts were a school record… notched 10 or more strikeouts in seven of his starts, including a 16-strikeout performance against North St. Paul in the second playoffs opener… when not pitching, played shortstop and batted .377 with a home run, five doubles and 40 RBIs… his 75 strikeouts in 2018 were the third most in the state of Minnesota… helped team to two conference titles and two state appearances, finishing third and fourth… also was a four-year basketball and two-year football letterwinner… high school coach was Kevin McDermott.
Personal — Born April 20, 2001, in St. Paul, Minnesota… son of Mark and Debbie Mazur… has two older brothers, Brandon and Josh… Brandon played collegiate baseball at Grand View… majoring in interdepartmental studies.