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#1 Connor Oliver, P


Position: P
Date of Birth: 06/29/2019
Height: 6' 1"   Weight: 190 lbs
College Experience: Wichita State / Wabash Valley
Bats: L
Throws: L
Hometown: Oak Forest, Ill.


Oliver also pitched for the Oilmen last summer, working 15 2/3 innings over five appearances including three starts. He racked up 17 strikeouts against 11 bases on balls. The southpaw made one start on the mound as a freshman at Wichita State during the 2020 spring season, allowing one unearned run on two hits with three strikeouts and two walks in two innings against Arkansas Pine Bluff. The Shockers eventually won the game 2-1 in walk-off fashion.

Oliver was a four-year letter winner and starter at Oak Forest High School, serving as a team captain during his junior and senior campaigns. He earned first-team all-state status, was the conference Player of the Year as a senior and earned first team all-conference accolades in each of his final two prep seasons. The lefty tallied an 0.79 ERA in 44 1/3 innings while striking out 79 and going 8-0 as a senior. He helped his team to a regional title as a sophomore and a regional runner-up showing as a junior. Oliver also played football and basketball at Oak Forest.

2020 Northwest Indiana Oilmen Roster »
5 Andre Demetral INF
14 Michael Machnic INF
15 Tyler Nelson INF
31 Conner Tomasic INF
26 Joe Rycerz 1B
6 Angelo Cantelo C
12 Nick Anderson C
13 Gabe Pulido C
3 Kendal Ewell OF
7 Clay Thompson OF
23 Tommy Farrell OF
24 Tre' Hondras OF
1 Connor Oliver P
4 Joe Graziano P
9 Johnny Maynard P
16 Terry Busse P
18 Max Franklin P
19 Brandon Tyler P
21 Costa Sirounis P
22 Luke Pappas P
25 Jack Guzek P
27 Mike Madura P
29 Kyle Iwinski P
30 Joe Rotkis P
35 Isaiah Coupet P
37 Matt Litwicki P
42 Tommy Windt P
45 Will Melby P

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