2017 – JUNIOR YEAR
Was the Tigers’ 2nd most used arm out of the bullpen with 24 relief appearances … went 1-1 with a 5.45 ERA and earned a pair of saves … made his Auburn debut in the season opener vs. George Washington and pitched 0.2 innings (2/17) … earned the save two days later as he pitched a scoreless ninth inning in a 4-3 win (2/19) … didn’t allow an earned run in his first five appearances … struck out a season high three batters in 3.2 innings of work vs. Lipscomb (3/5) … pitched a season high 5.1 innings in a win vs. Kennesaw State (3/8) … earned his 2nd save by pitching another scoreless ninth in a 7-5 win vs. Presbyterian (3/11) … earned the win in the Capital City Classic vs. Alabama (3/28).
Played at Columbia State in Columbia, Tenn. for coach Mike Corn … Pitched in 13 games (nine starts) as a sophomore with a 3.54 ERA in 56.0 innings … Stuck out 54 with 22 walks and a 5-2 record … Hit .284 with 15 RBI in 42 games … helped team to region championship game … Spent freshman season (2015) at the University of Central Arkansas … Made four appearances on mound and saw action in 13 games in the field
Prepped at Christian Brothers High School in Memphis, Tenn. under coach Buster Kelso ... was a three-time All-Metro selection, a three-time All-State selection and a three-time All-Conference selection... three-time Under Armour preseason All-American... Played on two state championship teams … Ranked No. 2 player in Arkansas in 2014 … No. 347 player nationally by Perfect Game … 6-1 record as a senior with a 1.51 ERA in 37.0 innings ... participated in Memphis high school all-star game
Born in Helena, Ark. … son of Rodney and Janie Herndon ... sister, Brittany Bullard … studying in the college of business