PRIOR TO VIRGINIA
• Played at University of Northern Colorado (2018-2021) after transferring from College of the Siskiyous (2016-2018)
• In 2021, his final year at UNC, struck out 86 batters in 62 innings pitched, the fifth most in a single season in school history. His 12.48 strikeouts per nine innings were the most in program history.
• Served as UNC’s Friday night starter, in 2020 and 2021. Made 16 starts in two seasons and logged 76 innings for the Bears.
• Redshirted in 2019 due to injury.
• All Western Athletic Academic Team in 2019 and 2020
• In 2018, at College of the Siskiyous Led the Golden Valley Conference in strikeouts with 71 in 69.2 innings pitched while pitching to a 3.49 ERA
• 2018 Golden Valley First Team All-Conference and All Academic Team selection
GRANDVIEW HIGH SCHOOL
• Pitched and played first base for district championship team also reached the elite 8 in the state playoffs
• Born in Aurora, Colo.
• Son of Phillip and Sandy Bowers
• Has two sisters, Landyn and Genevieve
• Father, Phillip, wrestled at Kent State