Baska homers for Falcons in loss.
Falcons fall 7-0 and 8-6 on Saturday.
Custons with three hits and Trojan strikes outs five in five innings.
Thorne hit by pitch with bases loaded to draw game-winning run in ninth.
Custons leads the way with two hits and two runs scored in 19-5 loss.
- 29th round draft pick of St. Louis Cardinals in 2015 MLB Draft (June 10, 2015)
Sophomore (2013):Second on team with 27 appearances, all in relief...that total ranks eighth-most in school history...posted 6.14 ERA with 26 strikeouts in 29.1 innings pitched...notched a save in win vs. Omaha...struck out three batters in a game vs. Navy and Georgetown...did not allow an earned run in 15 appearances...picked up wins vs. Navy and Northern Colorado...ranked fifth in the conference in appearances and his 14 games finished ranked fourth.
Freshman (2012):Pitched in 16 games, all in relief...fourth amongst relievers with 6.06 ERA...struck out 17 in 18.1 innings pitched...made debut vs. LSU...had nine scoreless outings...earned first-career win vs. Northern Colorado with three strikeouts in three innings pitched...struck out career-high four batters in two innings pitched vs. Navy.
HIGH SCHOOL (Ralston Valley):Lettered three years in baseball...2011 Jefferson County 5A League MVP...graduated with honors and was a member of the National Honor Society...high school baseball coach was Shane Freehling.
PERSONAL:Member of cadet squadron 34...nickname is Yoke...has an older sister...major is management...on the Commandant's and athletics list...took Electrical Computer Engineering over the summer and worked as an Element Leader in 2nd Basic Cadet Training, earning the "Most Outstanding Element Leader" award for 2nd BCT...hobbies are skiing, shooting and crossfit...greatest moment in sports is pitching against LSU in his first career collegiate game...credits Barry Butera as having the biggest influence on his sports career...favorite athlete is Jeremy Bloom...son of Joe and Christine Yokley.
Getting to know Ben:
Favorite food:Grilled Pineapple and T-Bone steak.
Who's had the biggest influence on your sports career and why:Barry Butera. He taught me how to play the game the right way at a young age.
Most noteworthy thing(s) about your hometown:Its nickname is The Rad Arvad.
Favorite MLB player:Cliff Lee.
Pregame rituals:Eating my dad's pancakes for breakfast.
What/who do you enjoy listening to?Anything from Korn to Jack Johnson.
How did you spend your summer?Earning my glider wings and completing ESET (expeditionary survival and evasion training).
Favorite quote:"No excuses, no exceptions."
Why I came to the Academy:"Challenges are opportunities and this is the biggest challenge I could find. I couldn't back away from such an opportunity."
Yokley Career Stats
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Wednesday, Nov 25 Sport Opp/Event Time Media Men's Basketball at Colorado 7:00 PM Friday, Nov 27 Sport Opp/Event Time Media Men's Ice Hockey vs Colorado College 7:05 PM Listen Saturday, Nov 28 Sport Opp/Event Time Media Football at New Mexico 8:15 PM Men's Basketball vs New Mexico State 12:00 PM Men's Ice Hockey at Colorado College 7:07 PM Listen Men's Water Polo vs NCAA Play-In Game TBA Monday, Nov 30 Sport Opp/Event Time Media Women's Basketball at Vanderbilt 8:00 PM Wednesday, Dec 2 Sport Opp/Event Time Media Men's Basketball vs The Citadel 7:00 PM Women's Swimming vs USA Swimming Nationals All Day Thursday, Dec 3 Sport Opp/Event Time Media Rifle vs Ohio State 8:00 AM Livestats Women's Swimming at USA Swimming Nationals All Day Friday, Dec 4 Sport Opp/Event Time Media Women's Basketball vs Eastern Michigan 4:30 PM Livestats Women's Basketball vs Grand Canyon vs. Abilene Christian 7:00 PM Livestats Wrestling vs Cliff Keen Vegas Invite 9:00 AM Boxing vs Friday Night Fights 4:30 PM Men's Ice Hockey vs Canisius 7:05 PM Listen Rifle vs 2015 Winter Air Gun Championships All Day Women's Swimming at USA Swimming Nationals All Day Fencing vs Div. 1, 2 NAC All Day Saturday, Dec 5 Sport Opp/Event Time Media Football vs San Diego State 5:30 PM Men's Basketball at Denver 2:00 PM Women's Basketball vs Abilene Christian vs. Eastern Michigan 2:00 PM Livestats Women's Basketball vs Grand Canyon 4:30 PM Livestats Wrestling vs Cliff Keen Vegas Invite 10:00 AM Men's Ice Hockey vs Canisius 7:05 PM Listen Fencing vs Div. 1, 2 NAC All Day Women's Swimming at USA Swimming Nationals All Day Rifle vs 2015 Winter Air Gun Championships All Day Men's Water Polo vs NCAA Championships TBA Sunday, Dec 6 Sport Opp/Event Time Media Rifle vs 2015 Winter Air Gun Championships All Day Fencing vs Div. 1, 2 NAC All Day Monday, Dec 7 Sport Opp/Event Time Media Fencing vs Div. 1, 2 NAC All Day Tuesday, Dec 8 Sport Opp/Event Time Media Men's Basketball at Ohio State 8:00 PM
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