13 - Chase Brookshire
Chase Brookshire
Height: 6-0
Weight: 195
Year: Senior
Hometown: Chattanooga, Tenn.
Position: LHP
Last School: McCallie School
Specialties: 1L
Bats/Throws: R/L

2012: Had a team high with 16 starts, which is the most in a single season at Belmont and was tied for the lead in the Atlantic Sun... Set a career high of eight wins, picking up his eighth win in the Atlantic Sun title game against Kennesaw State (5/26) ... His eight wins was tied for the third most in the conference ... Received First-Team All-Atlantic Sun honors ... Recorded a 2.45 ERA after a team high 110 innings on the mound and finished the season 8-4... Earned Atlantic Sun All-Academic accolades ... Pitched the only complete game for the Bruins last season against North Florida (5/4) ... Led the team with 81 stirkeouts, which ranked him third in the ASun ... Recorded a season high eight strikeouts against Butler (3/3) and North Florida (5/4) ... Held opponents to an average of .217, which was the third best in the league ... Pitched a one-hitter against Butler (3/3) ... Tossed seven innings for the Bruins in the Baton Rouge Regional against Oregon State (6/1), striking out three while allowing three hits and two earned runs.

2011: Earned the victory in Belmont's first ever NCAA Regional win, striking out six while allowing one earned run on two hits in eight innings pitched against Oklahoma State (6/4) ... Brookshire earned NCAA Regional All-Tournament Team accolades for his performance ... He was named to the Atlantic Sun Conference All-Tournament Team after pitching a one-run complete game against Kennesaw State (5/26) ... The lefty earned All-Atlantic Sun Second Team honors ... Named A-Sun Pitcher of the Week (3/7) after striking out eight and walking none in seven and one third innings during a 2-1 victory over Mercer (3/4) ... Recorded career-high nine strikeouts in 4-3 win vs. Kennesaw State (3/11) ... Pitched a total of three complete games including at USC Upstate (4/8) and at Campbell (4/21) ... Led the team with 102.2 innings pitched and 72 strikeouts ... Finished the year with a record of 6-4, and ERA of 3.33 and an opponents' average of .265 ... His 15 starts tied the most in a single season at Belmont.

2010: Tied for the team high with 13 starts as a freshman ... Received Atlantic Sun All-Freshman Team accolades ... Recorded a team best six wins after compiling a 6-2 record with an ERA of 6.26 ... 83.1 innings pitched and 52 strike outs were also the most on the squad ... Walked only 24 batters and recorded only one wild pitch ... Had career high seven strike outs in first ever start during 7-6 win over Evansville (2/20) and then matched it in 8-2 victory versus USC Upstate (3/27).

Prior to Belmont: A four-year starter for head coach Chris Richardson at McCallie School ... Led McCallie to two state tournaments, finishing second in 2007 and third in 2009 ... Named to the 2009 TSSAA Division II All-State team as an outfielder by the Tennessee Sports Writers Association ... Held a 7-2 record with 105 strikeouts and a 0.87 ERA in just 71 innings pitched as a senior ... Also paced the Tornados from the plate with a .445 batting average and 35 RBI ... Lettered in basketball and football.

Personal: Born Michael Chase Brookshire on March 7, 1991 ... Parents are Mike and Temple Brookshire ... Has one sister, Chloe ... Business administration major.