2015 (JUNIOR): 3-0 with a 0.47 ERA in 21.0 innings across four starts...fanned 29 and ak=llowed just one earned run...Started the season opener vs. Holy Cross (2/13), did not allow an earned run in five innings of work with seven strikeouts...in his second start pitched 5.0 scorelss innings and only allowed 2 hits while striking out nine and earning the win against Penn State (2/20)...allowed one earned run against Dartmouth (2/27) and struck out seven in his 6.0 innings of work as a starter...worked 5.0 innings giving up one unearned run and striking out six against Nebraska (3/6)...has allowed only one earned run on the season through 21.0 innings of work fanning 29 batters...
2014 (SOPHOMORE): Worked in 26 games, all out of the bullpen, as a sophomore... tallied a 3-0 record with two saves, a 1.85 ERA and 24 strikeouts in 24.1 innings... did not allow a run in his nine SEC outings, posting a 2-0 record with one save, scattering six hits and five walks while striking out nine... earned a win against Florida (3/23), pitching 2.2 scoreless innings, allowing two hits while striking out three... worked 1.1 shutout frame in win against Mississippi State (4/26), scattering one hit and one walk while striking out two... entered game with bases loaded and a 6-5 lead and recorded three outs, including two strikeouts, at Arkansas (5/11) to earn his first career save... picked up a save against Sam Houston State (5/13), fanning two in 1.0 blank innings... earned a win against Ole Miss (5/17), working 2.0 scoreless frames, scattering one hit and one walk while striking out one... played for the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team... appeared in nine games out of the bullpen, posting a 0-0 record with a 0.00 ERA and 10 strikeouts in 12.1 innings... held opponents to a .100 batting average, allowing just two unearned runs... appeared in three games at the Haarlem-Honkball Week tournament, retiring eight of the nine batters he faced in 2.2 scoreless innings... pitched in four games for the Cotuit Kettleers of the Cape Cod Baseball League after his return from the national team stint... logged a 0-0 record with one save, a 2.34 ERA and 11 strikeouts in 7.2 innings of work.
2013 (Freshman): Made 26 appearances out of the bullpen as a freshman, posting a 0-0 record with a 4.85 ERA in 13.0 innings of work... allowed 17 hits and five walks while striking out 16... went his first 13 appearances without allowing a run, working 6.0 innings with eight hits, three walks and six strikeouts... longest outing was 1.0 inning on five different occasions... recorded season-high two strikeouts on four different occasions, including games against Northwestern State (2/26), UT Arlington (3/26), UT Pan American (5/14) and Tennessee (5/17), fanning the only two batters he faced in the appearances against Northwestern State and UT Arlington.
At The Brook Hill School: Played for Terry Pirtle at the Brook Hill School… received first team All-State and East Texas MVP honors... team won the state championship in 2011 and 2012... also played running back and linebacker in football and played basketball... lettered three times in football and garnered second team All-State linebacker his sophomore year… both the football and basketball teams were state semifinalists... played summer baseball for the Dallas Patriots... drafted in the 39th round of the 2012 draft to the Detroit Tigers.
Personal: Alex Jordan Minter was born on September 2, 1993 in Tyler, Texas to Danny and Brenda Minter... has three older siblings: Aaron, Daniel and Ashley… general studies major... enjoys drawing and music.