Reilly Earns Top Performer Honor from CollegeSummerBaseball.net
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. -- Cal Poly redshirt freshman right-hander Reed Reilly has been named one of the top performers for the 2011 summer league season by CollegeSummerBaseball.net.
Reilly (6-3, 210, Dana Point, Calif./JSerra Catholic HS) was one of the top relievers in the Alaska Baseball League last summer. Pitching for the Kitsap BlueJackets, Reilly posted a 1-2 record and 1.75 ERA in 36 innings. He finished tied for second in the league in appearances with 25.
Reilly walked 12 batters and struck out 31. He never pitched in more than two innings in his first 24 appearances, but in his last mound stint of the summer Aug. 10, he pitched a nine-inning complete game.
Kitsap defeated Klamath Falls 7-2 and Reilly struck out eight and did not walk a batter, allowing two runs and eight hits for the win.
Reilly was a four-year letter winner as a pitcher and shortstop under head coach Brett Kay at JSerra Catholic High School in San Juan Capistrano. He compiled a 5-2 win-loss record and 2.28 ERA in his senior season (2010) with 63 strikeouts in 45 innings and also hit .370 (30 of 81) with 11 doubles, two triples and 16 RBI .
He was a second-team All-Trinity League selection and played on the South Team in the 2010 Orange County All-Star Game.
Reilly, a communication studies major at Cal Poly, redshirted the 2011 season.