Drew Faintich

Drew  Faintich


Tallahassee, Fla.

High School:
North Florida Christian

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 245



Academic Accolades

More than 200 UCF student-athletes named to AAC All-Academic Team


Eleven Knights Honored to The American All-Academic Team

A total of 166 student-athletes from UCF were acknowledged.


Baseball Stumbles in Series Finale at No. 24 Ole Miss

Ole Miss 9, UCF 2


Eight-Run Third Powers Gold in Game 1 of the Black and Gold World Series

Game 2 at 3 p.m. Thursday


Rosters Set for Black and Gold World Series

Coach Klosterman is looking for his third-consecutive title.

Sophomore (2015)
-Appeared in 14 contests as a reliever
-Compiled a 0.00 ERA with 18 strikeouts in 9.1 innings of work
-Held opponents to a .038 batting avg., only allowing one hit
-Fanned two batters in one inning of relief vs. Siena (2/15)
-Added a pair of punch outs in registering three outs vs. Bethune-Cookman (2/18)
-Recorded two strikeouts against No. 11 Maryland (2/21)
-Struck out one hitter in two relief outings vs. Ole Miss (2/27-3/1)
-Tallied three strikeouts in 1.2 innings at Florida (3/4)
-Sent down both batters faced in a relief appearance at Jacksonville (3/24)
-Fanned two batters against UConn (4/11) in one inning of work
-Helped the Lima Locos to the Great Lakes Summer League Championship and was named a Top GLSL Prospect by Perfect Game
-Compiled a league-best 0.65 ERA and 2-0 mark with 20 strikeouts in 13.2 frames of work

Freshman (2014)
-Made one appearance on the mound, striking out one at Ole Miss (3/2)

Prior to UCF
-Four-year letterwinner in both baseball as a pitcher and football as a defensive end, coached by Mike Posey and Robert Craft
-Won MVP of the Babe Ruth World Series Championship Game during freshman season
-As a sophomore, earned a spot in the Perfect Game Junior National Showcase
-Had a huge duel-sport year in 2011, going 4-3 with a 1.55 ERA on the mound and winning the class 3A state championship in football with an undefeated 13-0 record
-Earned All-Big Bend and Perfect Game All-America honors after going 5-1 with a 2.16 ERA and 48 strikeouts as a senior
-Threw a pair of scoreless innings at both the Perfect Game National Showcase and the Florida Diamond Club

-Born in Tallahassee, Fla.
-Son of Stephen and Myra Faintich
-Has a sister, Courtney
-Majoring is Business Finance


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