2016: Made a career-high 29 relief appearances, second-most on the team…compiled a 3-3 record with 4.11 ERA, best among PC relievers with at least 10.0 innings…amassed 30.2 innings pitched, tied for most among PC relievers, allowing 14 runs on 25 hits with 19 strikeouts against 14 walks…opponents batted .234 against him…went 2-1 with a 2.25 ERA in 12.0 innings pitched against conference foes across 10 appearances…Big South hitters managed just a .171 average against him…had a streak of 12 straight appearances (13.0 IP) from March 22 to April 24 with no runs allowed…totaled a season-high four strikeouts against Winthrop on April 9…went a season-long 2.0 innings three times…did not allow a home run all season…earned victories against Bowling Green (March 13), Winthrop (April 9) and Campbell (May 7)
2015: Made 17 appearances and nine starts, compiling a 5-2 record and one save ... His five wins tied for second-most on the staff ... Threw 54.0 innings, fourth-most on the team, striking out 41 and issuing 17 walks ... Earned wins against Furman (2/22), Richmond (3/8), Savannah State (4/8), UNC Asheville (4/11), NC Central (5/5) and a save against Charleston Southern (5/14) ... Took a hard-luck no-decision against Gardner-Webb (3/16), pitching a season-long 7.1 innings and allowing only two runs and four hits while stirking out a season-high eight and issuing no walks ... Tossed seven innings against Richmond (3/8), hodling the Spiders to one run and three hits while fanning seven ... Struck out six against NC Central (5/5), Liberty (3/29) and Delaware State (2/15) ... In eight relief appearances, allowed zero runs in five of them, including two scoreless innings in a win at South Carolina (4/14) ... Tossed 2.2 scoreless innings in a win agaisnt UNC Asheville (4/11), two against Campbell (4/3), one against Georgia Tech (5/2) and one against Charleston Southern (5/14) ... Held opponents to 13-for-63 (.206) with two outs and posted a 2.4 strikeout-to-walk ration, third-highest on the team ... Opponents went 4-for-7 on stolen bases, the lowest opponent success rate against a PC pitcher ... Team went 6-3 in his starts.
2014: Appeared in 17 games, working himself into the starting rotation with 10 starts… Made his PC debut against Savannah State (2/15), throwing a perfect inning of relief with two strikeouts… Tossed a complete game shutout against Winthrop (4/11), striking out a season-high four and allowing only six hits… Held South Carolina (2/18) scoreless in 1.1 innings of work… Threw 2.1 innings against Auburn (3/2) without allowing an earned run… Made his first start against Northeastern (3/8), allowing two runs in 4.1 innings… Threw seven innings against Charleston Southern (3/3) with three earned runs and four strikeouts… Struck out three apiece in his final appearances against UCF (5/10) and Gardner-Webb (5/16).
2013: Did not play in games as a member of the football team
2012: Redshirted as a member of the football team
High School: Played quarterback, wide receiver and defensive back for Mauldin's football team and pitcher and centerfield for the school's baseball team, helping Mauldin to a region, district and state championship with a 25-1 record in 2012... Earned three all-region honors, was named region Player of the Year and captured two All-State honors... Was named Class A State Player of the Year in 2012 and was a 2012 North/Star All-Star selection... Went 11-0 as a pitcher during the 2012 championship run.
Personal: Son of Scott and Denise Lesiak... Cites coach John "JB" Barwick as his biggest athletic influence... Majoring in Political Science.