Villanova defeated St. Peter's in walk-off fashion in its home opener on March 15, 2014.
On Schryver: Has very good mechanics and terrific command of all his pitches ... Big, strong lefty with tremendous potential ... Has a chance to make immediate contributions to the team and could develop into a member of the team's starting rotation.
Club Baseball: Played for the Mechanicsburg Cardinals Twilight team in 2012 and 2013 ... Compiled a 0.76 ERA with 76 strikeouts during his time on the team.
Cumberland Valley High School: Earned three varsity letters ... As a senior in 2013 earned all-state honors and was named to the All-Sentinel Team ... Also was a Patriot News Big 11 selection ... Two-time first team all-conference selection as both a pitcher and a first baseman his junior and senior years ... Struck out 101 batters with a 1.21 ERA ... Named to the Academic Honor Roll and was an inductee to the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born 4/3/95 in Mechanicsburg, Pa. ... Younger of two sons of Jim and Peggy Schryver ... Has an older brother, Drew (22) ... Chose to attend Villanova for the combination of its nationally-ranked Engineering school and the opportunity play Division I baseball ... Took a liking to the campus upon his first visit to the school ... Hobbies include snowboarding and playing hockey and basketball ... Plans to major in Engineering.