Junior (2011): Started all 14 games pitched to lead the team in starts...also led team in wins (5) and innings pitched (85.0)...second on team with 52 strikeouts...third on team with 7.09 ERA...post 5-8 record...won his first five starts to become first Falcons to start season 5-0 since 1995...eighth in the MW in innings pitched and 10th in wins...earned third All-Academic MW honor...pitched 5-plus innings in 12 starts...struck out a career-high 10 batters in win over Miami (Ohio)...pitched career-high nine innings in last start vs. BYU.
Sophomore (2010): Pitched in 22 games, starting three...led team and ranked seventh in conference with three saves...seventh in the conference with 11 games finished...struck out 45 in 53.1 innings pitched...second on team in strikeouts and third in innings pitched...earned saves vs. Georgia State and two vs. Creighton...posted 8.94 ERA and 1-7 record...earned win against Colorado Mines...had multiple strikeouts in 15 games...faned a career-high six in seven innings against TCU...Earned second All-Academic Mountain West honor.
Freshman (2009): Appeared in 15 games, making nine starts...nine starts was second on the team and most by a freshman...third on the team with 47.2 innings pitched...struck out 28 batters, ranking fourth on the team...posted 8.69 ERA...pitched a career-best six innings in debut vs. Kansas, allowing one run while striking out four...struck out a career-high seven batters in five innings vs. Savannah State ...allowed one-or-fewer runs in six outings..All-Academic Mountain West Conference.
Farmington HS (Farmington, Ark.): Lettered four years in baseball and three in basketball...two-time all-state selection...three-time all-conference...all-region MVP...two-time all-state tournament...played in the Arkansas All-Star Game for the West team...all-state and all-state tourney in basketball...two-time all-conference in basketball... Arkansas All-Star game selection in hoops...National Honor Society member...high school baseball coach was Jay Harper...played summer ball for the Basic Block Braves, coached by Chris Mileham.
Personal: Member of cadet squadron 21...future career plans are to become a pilot...has been on the Dean's list six times, the athletic list three times and Superintendent's list once...favorite movie is the Hangover...spent this summer at Yokota AB, Japan, as part of Operation Air Force...climbed Mt. Fuji this past summer...credits his father as having the biggest influence on his sports career...father, Derric, is a 1985 West Point graduate...has a younger brother, Blake...son of Derric and Marcey Abrecht.
Getting To Know Evan:
Greatest Moment in Sports: Pitching the final two innings in win vs. #4 TCU in 2010.
Hobbies: Sports, Eating, Hiking.
Person In History I'd like to meet: George Washington because we both love America!.
Most Noteworthy thing about my hometown: The Trail of tears went through my town.
Favorite Athlete: Chipper Jones. Because he's a great all-around baseball player.
If I could be on any reality TV show, it would be: Hell's Kitchen.
If you could trade places with one of your teammates for day, who would it be and why? Michael Ceci because I want to know what it's like to freak out about everything!
How did you spend your summer? Leave, Powered Flight (Got to solo in the T-52), head safety medical officer for Flying Tigers basic squadron.
Why I came to the Academy: "I came to the Academy because I truly love this nation and everything it stands for and want to give back by serving in the military. Also, the education is top notch and there is no place that I would rather be."