2018: Earned Second Team All-Big South honors as a relief pitcher … Made 20 appearances out of the bullpen and played in 10 games with eight starts at second base … Led the bullpen with a 1.88 ERA over 24.0 innings pitched allowing 11 runs (five earned) on 29 hits … Picked up a win against Liberty on March 30 after 1.1 innings of scoreless work allowing two hits and striking out two … Picked up saves against USC Upstate on Feb. 27 and Charleston Southern on March 23 to move his career total to 12 saves which ranks second in PC’s modern era … Totaled 26 strikeouts against six walks … Managed 14 scoreless outings, including four straight on two occasions … Only allowed five extra base hits, all doubles, on the season … Struck out a season-high three batters against Gardner-Webb on April 21 … Threw 3.0 innings against High Point on May 19 in his longest outing of the year … Totaled five hits with two RBI as a field player … Went 2-for-4 with an RBI against Charleston Southern on March 24.
2017: Honorable Mention All-Big South selection ... Made a team-high 27 appearances, all in relief ... Recorded a PC Division I era record 10 saves ... Also ranks second in PC's modern era, trailing only Mike Noble's 12 in 2000 ... Led the Big South in saves, the only player with double-digit saves ... Went 2-4 on the year with a 3.50 ERA in 36.0 innings pitched, allowing 23 runs (14 earned) on 42 hits ... Totaled 33 strikeouts against just 13 walks ... Made 10 appearances in Big South action, going 1-0 with a 3.07 ERA in 14.2 innings pitched ... Totaled five saves in Big South play ... Recorded his first career save against Butler on Mar. 7, throwing 1.0 scoreless and allowing a lone hit ... Managed 17 scoreless outings, including five straight from Mar. 3-11 ... Season-high three strikeouts on five occasions ... Struck out the side against UNC Asheville on May 25 in the Big South Tournament to earn his 10th save of the year ... Recorded at least one K in 18 of his 27 appearances ... Threw 3.1 innings against Stony Brook on Feb. 25 in his longest outing of the year ... Also worked 3.0 innings in PC's 9-5 victory over Winthrop on Apr. 8.
2016: Played in 42 games, making 37 starts between second and third base … Batted .238 with four doubles, two triples, four home runs, 17 runs and 14 RBIs … Three of his four home runs came against Big South opponents … Tallied eight multi-hit games, including three three-hit games (all against schools from North Carolina) … Went 3-of-4 with a double, a triple, two runs and three RBIs against NC Central on March 15 … Went 3-for-4 with two home runs, a double, two runs and three RBIs at UNC Asheville on April 2 … Hit a two-run home run the following day against the Bulldogs for his third of the series … Went 3-for-4 with an RBI against NC A&T on April 27 … Finished the season on a six-game hitting streak, going 9-for-22 (.409) with six runs and three RBIs ... Also made eight appearances on the mound, including five starts ... Went 1-1 on the year ... Threw 21.0 innings, allowing 19 runs (14 earned) on 31 hits ... Totaled 14 strikeouts.
2015: Started all 55 games at third base … Tied for the team lead in RBI (38) and his five home runs ranked second on the club … Led the club with three triples ... Tallied 17 multi-hit games and led PC with 12 multi-RBI games … Posted a .278 batting average and a .345 on-base percentage … Went 4-for-9 (.444) with the bases loaded, 10-for-14 (.714) with a runner on third and less than two out, 58-for-116 (.500) on advancing runners and delivered 16 two-out RBI … Made his collegiate debut in the season opener against Delaware State (2/13), getting his first hit and posting two RBI … Drove in four runs against USC Upstate (3/24) and Charleston Southern (5/15) … Went a season-high 3-for-4 in the finale against Charleston Southern (5/16) … Registered five assists against Campbell (4/3) and The Citadel (5/12) … Went on an 11-game errorless streak … Hit home runs against Furman (2/22), USC Upstate (3/24), South Carolina (4/14), The Citadel (5/12) and Charleston Southern (5/15) … His home run against Charleston Southern marked his first career grand slam.
Before PC: Assembled a strong career at Southern Guilford High School in Greensboro, N.C. ... A 2014 Atlantic Region Honorable Mention ... Received All-Conference honors twice before his senior year, playing both third base and pitching from the right side ... Also named the Mid-Piedmont Athletic Conference Player of the Year in 2013 and a Perfect Game 2013 Underclass Honorable Mention ... Played club ball for Yak Baseball and earned News & Record Honorable Mention for his 2013 season that saw him post a 1.87 ERA with 88 strikeouts and a .357 batting average.
Personal: Ryan Douglas Hedrick is the son of Eric and Christy Hedrick ... Cites his father as his biggest athletic influence.