On Loree: Veteran member of the pitching staff who has logged three years as one of the team's top starters ... Relies on movement to get hitters out and features a dominating breaking ball ... Consistently hits spots and will continue to be an anchor in the starting rotation.
Career: Has been one of the team's top two starting pitchers since his freshman season ... Started 37 of his 42 career appearances and has pitched 224.1 career innings ... Pitched two complete games and has a record of 13-14 with one save ... Opposition is batting .286 against him with 249 hits allowed ... Has surrendered just 17 career home runs, including just 10 over 157 innings in his last two seasons ... Career walk-to-strikeout ratio of 82-to-162.
2006: Anchored the second spot in the starting rotation ... Made 14 starts and had one complete game ... Pitched a career-high 85.2 innings, averaging better than six innings per start ... Went at least seven innings on seven occasions, including a string of six consecutive outings early in the season ... Had a 3-7 record and 5.36 ERA ... Allowed just four home runs while walking 29 and striking out 51 ... Tossed six-hit ball for seven innings against Texas on February 25 while going toe-to-toe against one of the best pitching staffs in the country ... Only seven of 14 runners were successful stealing bases against him ... Made nine starts against Big East competition and went 1-5 with a 6.62 ERA.
2005: Appeared in 13 games with 12 starts ... Pitched 71.1 innings and allowed 78 hits, 44 runs, 39 earned, with 25 walks and 49 strikeouts ... Compiled a 4-5 record and 4.92 ERA ... Was 1-5 with a 5.96 ERA in eight starts against Big East competition ... Earned a 3-1 victory against Rutgers by tossing 7.1 innings and allowing just one hit and one unearned run ... Carried a no-hitter into the eighth inning before surrendering his first hit ... Started the season on a tear, going 4-0 with a 1.84 ERA in his first five starts and 29.1 innings pitched ... Pitched six innings and allowed just one earned run in an eventual 6-5 defeat to eighth-ranked Florida ... Registered a career-high 10 strikeouts against Pittsburgh on April 16.
2004: Started 11 of 15 games and recorded a 6-2 record with one save and a 4.81 ERA ... Struck out 62 batters in 67.1 innings, while walking just 28 ... Allowed 73 hits and a .274 opponents batting average ... Tossed his only complete game in his final outing of the season ... Pitched a five-hitter against Rutgers, allowing just one run while walking two and striking out five in a 2-1 victory ... Started and finished the season on a strong note ... Went 4-0 with a 3.25 ERA in his first seven games (four starts) and then finished 2-0 with a 1.80 ERA in final three games (two starts) ... Allowed three earned runs or fewer in nine of his 11 starts ... Went 2-2 with one save and a 5.87 ERA in Big East games ... Started seven of eight games and struck out 31 batters in 38.1 innings ... Registered only collegiate save in his longest relief stint of the season, a four-inning performance in a 10-5 victory over Georgetown.
Delbarton High School: Lettered three times in baseball, football and basketball ... First team All-Conference baseball player ... Also received second team All-County and All-Area honors and was a third team All-Parochial choice ... Team's Pitching MVP ... As a football player received first team All-Conference, All-County, All-Area and All-Parochial honors ... A third team All-State quarterback ... Morris County All-Tournament first team honoree in basketball.
Personal: Undecided on college major ... Youngest of three sons of Mike and Judy Loree ... Has older brothers Tim (30) and Bob (25) ... Brother, Bob, played football at Amherst ... Born 9/14/84 in Summit, N.J.