Luke Benge

#22 Luke Benge

POSITION RHP
HEIGHT 6-4
WEIGHT 193
YEAR So.
BATS/THROWS R/R
HOMETOWN Lakeville, Minn. (Lakeville South HS)

2017 (Senior): Led BSU with 16 appearances on the mound... Finished the season with a 3-2 record and a 5.67 ERA... Totaled 27.0 innings with 26 strikeouts, including nine strikeouts looking, and 14 walks... Held opposing hitters to .314 batting average... Earned first career win April 5, 2017 versus Northern State University.

2016 (Junior): Made 11 appearances and one start on the mound… Totaled 19.0 innings pitched with 11 strikeouts… Sixty-nine percent of hits allowed came as singles.

2015 (Sophomore): Appeared in four games on the mound for the Beavers... Pitched 8.1 innings of work for a 15.12 ERA... Charted five strikeouts  on the year... Threw down a season-high four strikeouts against U-Mary (May 2).

2014 (Freshman): Pitched in three games and recorded one start... Charted 2.2 innings pitched and allowed three hits.

High School: Two-year varsity letter winner in both baseball and football at Lakeville South High School… Captain of the baseball team… Played on a national team, Team MaxBat.

Personal: Born July 1, 1994… Son of Scott and Suzy Benge… Majoring in business administration BSU… Father, Scott, played baseball and football at the Air Force Academy.

Career Highs:
Innings Pitched - 4.2, vs U-Mary (May 2, 2015)
Hits (low) - 0, 5x, last vs Sioux Falls (April 1, 2017)
Earned Runs (low) - 0, 10x, vs No. 25 St. Cloud State (May 6, 2017)
Strikeouts - 4, 2x, last vs Upper Iowa (March 8, 2017)
Pitches - 69, vs U-Mary (May 2, 2015)

PROUD SPONSORS OF BEAVER ATHLETICS