5 Grant Kierpa
5 Grant Kierpa
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 165
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: So.
Hometown: Milton, Ga.
High School: Fellowship Christian
Position: RHP
Major: History (Business)
app 11
gs 4
w 0
l 4
sv 1
ip 30.1
era 10.68
k 11

Honors:

  • USA South Rookie Pitcher of the Week (March 21, 2016)

Career Game-by-Game Stats: 2016, 2017

2017 (Sophomore): Made 11 appearances with four starts, finishing with a 0-4 record and an ERA of 10.68... Pitched 30.1 innings and threw 11 strikeouts... Struck out four batters in a loss to Maryville (Mar. 4)

2016 (Freshman): Made seven appearances on the year with five starts... Compiled a 2-0 record with a save and a 3.49 ERA in 28.1 innings of work... Made first career start against Berry (March 15) and went five innings allowing no earned runs with five strikeouts... Was named USA South Rookie Pitcher of the Week on March 21 after the outing vs. Berry... Won his final two starts of the year, including his first career win after going six innings in a victory over Oglethorpe (April 5)... Went a season-high eight innings allowing two earned runs in a win at Berry (April 19)... Made collegiate debut throwing two shutout innings against Hampden-Sydney and earning the save in the Covenant victory (March 7)

High School: Attended Fellowship Christian School... Was the team's recipient of the Cy Young Pitching Award in his sophomore, junior and senior seasons... Earned Honor Roll all four years... Recipient of the Student Service Award as a senion... Member of National Honor Society

Personal: Parents are Ron and Valerie Kierpa... Favorite Bible verse is Proverbs 13:20... Majoring in History with a minor in Business... Has gone on a mission trip to the Dominican Republic with Operation MATT... Was a student ambassador for Operation Christmas Child

Pronunciation: Kierpa (KEER-puh)

Kierpa's Single-Game Highs:

Innings Pitched: 8.0, at Berry -- Apr 19, 2016
Strikeouts:  5, vs. Berry -- Mar 15, 2016

Recent Games
Apr 8 at Piedmont W, 11-10
Apr 11 at Sewanee L, 8-3
Apr 11 at Sewanee L, 10-6
Apr 19 at Carson-Newman L, 9-5
Apr 22 Methodist W, 8-7
Apr 22 Methodist L, 14-4
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 11 4
Plate appearances 0 0
At Bats 0 0
Runs 0 0
Hits 0 0
Doubles - -
Triples - -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 0 0
Total bases 0 0
Walks - -
Hit by pitch - -
Strikeouts - -
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits - -
Hit into double play - -
Stolen Bases - -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average - -
On Base Percentage - -
Slugging Percentage - -
Appearances 11 4
Games started 4 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 4 1
Saves 1 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 30.1 10.1
Hits 53 13
Runs 44 11
Earned Runs 36 10
Walks 22 11
Strikeouts 11 5
Strikeouts per Game 3.26 4.35
Doubles Allowed 13 1
Triples Allowed 2 1
Home Runs Allows 2 -
At Bats Against 127 37
Batting Average Against .417 .351
Earned Run Average 10.68 8.71
Wild pitches 8 4
Hit Batters 11 3
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed 3 1
Sacrifice Hits Allowed 3 1
Total Chances 6 3
Put Outs 4 2
Assists 2 1
Errors 0 0
Fielding Percentage 1.000 1.000
Double Plays 1 -
Stolen Bases Allowed 6 3
Runners Caught Stealing 3 1
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage .333 .250
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Feb 3 Greensboro L, 15-4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 4 Greensboro L, 12-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 4 Greensboro L, 5-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 Emory & Henry W, 7-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 Emory & Henry W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 Emory & Henry W, 6-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 17 Berea W, 13-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Berea W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Oglethorpe L, 8-6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 24 at LaGrange L, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at LaGrange L, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at LaGrange L, 15-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 Sewanee   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 Maryville W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 Maryville L, 5-4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 4 Maryville L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 at N.C. Wesleyan L, 6-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 10 at N.C. Wesleyan L, 12-9 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 at N.C. Wesleyan L, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Sewanee   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Sewanee   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 at Emory L, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Emory W, 12-10 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 18 Emory W, 8-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 Oglethorpe L, 11-8 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 24 at William Peace W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at William Peace W, 9-8 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 25 at William Peace L, 9-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 Berry L, 14-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 31 Huntingdon W, 9-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Huntingdon L, 12-6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 1 Huntingdon W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 at Berry L, 27-4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 7 at Piedmont L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Piedmont L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Piedmont W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at Sewanee L, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at Sewanee L, 10-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Carson-Newman L, 9-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Methodist W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Methodist L, 14-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Feb 3 Greensboro L, 15-4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Feb 4 Greensboro L, 12-8 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 4 Greensboro L, 5-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 Emory & Henry W, 7-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 Emory & Henry W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 Emory & Henry W, 6-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Feb 17 Berea W, 13-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Berea W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Oglethorpe L, 8-6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Feb 24 at LaGrange L, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at LaGrange L, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at LaGrange L, 15-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 Sewanee   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 Maryville W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 Maryville L, 5-4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 4 Maryville L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 at N.C. Wesleyan L, 6-0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 10 at N.C. Wesleyan L, 12-9 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 at N.C. Wesleyan L, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Sewanee   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Sewanee   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 at Emory L, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Emory W, 12-10 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 18 Emory W, 8-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 Oglethorpe L, 11-8 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 24 at William Peace W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at William Peace W, 9-8 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 25 at William Peace L, 9-8 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 Berry L, 14-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 31 Huntingdon W, 9-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Huntingdon L, 12-6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 1 Huntingdon W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 at Berry L, 27-4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 7 at Piedmont L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Piedmont L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Piedmont W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at Sewanee L, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at Sewanee L, 10-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Carson-Newman L, 9-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Methodist W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Methodist L, 14-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Feb 3 Greensboro L, 15-4 0 0 0 0 5.0 7 7 5 9.00 3 1 -
Feb 4 Greensboro L, 12-8 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 4 Greensboro L, 5-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 Emory & Henry W, 7-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 Emory & Henry W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 Emory & Henry W, 6-1 0 0 0 1 1.1 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 17 Berea W, 13-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Berea W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Oglethorpe L, 8-6 1 0 1 0 5.0 12 7 7 12.60 2 3 -
Feb 24 at LaGrange L, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at LaGrange L, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at LaGrange L, 15-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 Sewanee   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 Maryville W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 Maryville L, 5-4 0 0 1 0 3.2 3 2 2 4.91 5 4 -
Mar 4 Maryville L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 at N.C. Wesleyan L, 6-0 0 0 0 0 4.0 5 - - 0.00 1 1 -
Mar 10 at N.C. Wesleyan L, 12-9 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 at N.C. Wesleyan L, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Sewanee   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Sewanee   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 at Emory L, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Emory W, 12-10 0 0 0 0 2.0 4 2 1 4.50 1 - -
Mar 18 Emory W, 8-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 Oglethorpe L, 11-8 1 0 0 0 2.2 4 6 2 6.75 2 0 2
Mar 24 at William Peace W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at William Peace W, 9-8 0 0 0 0 0.1 3 5 5 135.00 2 - -
Mar 25 at William Peace L, 9-8 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 Berry L, 14-1 1 0 1 0 2.1 4 4 4 15.43 2 2 -
Mar 31 Huntingdon W, 9-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Huntingdon L, 12-6 0 0 0 0 2.1 2 4 3 11.57 3 - -
Apr 1 Huntingdon W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 at Berry L, 27-4 1 0 1 0 1.2 9 7 7 37.80 1 0 -
Apr 7 at Piedmont L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Piedmont L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Piedmont W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at Sewanee L, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at Sewanee L, 10-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Carson-Newman L, 9-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Methodist W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Methodist L, 14-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Feb 3 Greensboro L, 15-4 1 1 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Feb 4 Greensboro L, 12-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 4 Greensboro L, 5-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 Emory & Henry W, 7-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 Emory & Henry W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 Emory & Henry W, 6-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Berea W, 13-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Berea W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Oglethorpe L, 8-6 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - 1 1.000 - -
Feb 24 at LaGrange L, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at LaGrange L, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at LaGrange L, 15-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 Sewanee   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 Maryville W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 Maryville L, 5-4 2 1 1 0 1.000 - 2 - - - -
Mar 4 Maryville L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 at N.C. Wesleyan L, 6-0 1 1 0 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Mar 10 at N.C. Wesleyan L, 12-9 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 at N.C. Wesleyan L, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Sewanee   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Sewanee   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 at Emory L, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Emory W, 12-10 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Emory W, 8-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 Oglethorpe L, 11-8 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Mar 24 at William Peace W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at William Peace W, 9-8 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 25 at William Peace L, 9-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 Berry L, 14-1 0 0 0 0 - - 2 - - - -
Mar 31 Huntingdon W, 9-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Huntingdon L, 12-6 0 0 0 0 - - - 1 1.000 - -
Apr 1 Huntingdon W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 at Berry L, 27-4 0 0 0 0 - - - 1 1.000 - -
Apr 7 at Piedmont L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Piedmont L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Piedmont W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at Sewanee L, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at Sewanee L, 10-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Carson-Newman L, 9-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Methodist W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Methodist L, 14-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2015-16 7 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
2016-17 11 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Total 18 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2015-16 7 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
2016-17 11 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Total 18 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
2015-16 7 5 2 0 1 - 28.1 23 18 11 7 11 3.49 2 3.49
2016-17 11 4 0 4 1 - 30.1 53 44 36 22 11 3.26 2 10.68
Total 18 9 2 4 2 - 58.2 76 62 47 29 22 3.38 4 7.21
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2015-16 7 5 1 4 0 1.000 - 3 2 .400 - -
2016-17 11 6 4 2 0 1.000 1 6 3 .333 - -
Total 18 11 5 6 0 1.000 1 9 5 .357 - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 11 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Conference 4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Away 4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Losses 8 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
-
February 3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
March 6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
April 2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 11 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Conference 4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 7 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Away 4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Wins 3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Losses 8 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
February 3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
March 6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
April 2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
Total 11 4 0 4 1 - 30.1 53 44 36 22 11 3.26 2 10.68
Conference 4 0 0 1 0 - 10.1 13 11 10 11 5 4.35 - 8.71
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 7 2 0 2 1 - 19.1 24 25 17 16 7 3.26 2 7.91
Away 4 2 0 2 0 - 11.0 29 19 19 6 4 3.27 - 15.55
Neutral - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Wins 3 0 0 0 1 - 3.2 7 7 6 3 - .00 - 14.73
Losses 8 4 0 4 0 - 26.2 46 37 30 19 11 3.71 2 10.13
-
February 3 1 0 1 1 - 11.1 19 14 12 5 4 3.18 - 9.53
March 6 2 0 2 0 - 15.0 23 19 14 13 7 4.20 2 8.40
April 2 1 0 1 0 - 4.0 11 11 10 4 0 .00 - 22.50
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 11 6 4 2 0 1.000 1 6 3 .333 - -
Conference 4 3 2 1 0 1.000 - 3 1 .250 - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 4 2 2 0 1.000 1 5 1 .167 - -
Away 4 2 2 0 0 1.000 - 1 2 .667 - -
Neutral - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Losses 8 6 4 2 0 1.000 1 6 3 .333 - -
-
February 3 2 2 0 0 1.000 1 - 1 1.000 - -
March 6 4 2 2 0 1.000 - 6 - - - -
April 2 0 0 0 0 - - - 2 1.000 - -