Peter Taraskevich

#30 Peter Taraskevich

HT. 6-0
WT. 229
HOMETOWN/HIGH SCHOOL (LAST SCHOOL) Sunrise, Fla./American Heritage HS (Nova Southeastern Univ.)

2010 (SENIOR): Ambidextrous pitcher ... Appeared in nine games with five starts and one complete game, posting 2-0 mark with 6.75 ERA in 22.2 innings with 19 strikeouts ... Worked one hitless inning of relief versus the Univ. of St. Francis … Allowed two runs on seven hits with five strikeouts in 4.1 innings at St. Catharine College … Tossed complete game in victory at Southern Nazarene, giving up five runs on seven hits with seven strikeouts … Walked two in two-thirds of an inning of relief versus Shawnee State … Allowed four runs, one earned, on four hits in 1.2 innings in start against Georgetown College … Walked one in one-third of an inning of relief versus Davenport Univ. … Allowed eight runs on eight hits in 2.2 innings in start at Georgetown … Tossed hitless inning of relief with two strikeouts versus Bryan College … Allowed one run on two hits with three strikeouts in four innings in start against Milligan College.


BEFORE CUMBERLAND: Played one season at Nova Southeastern University in Davie, Fla. … Posted 11 strikeouts in 14 innings pitched as junior … Played one season at St. Petersburg College in St. Petersburg, Fla. … Member of NJCAA state championship team and Junior College World Series runner-up at SPC.


HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner at American Heritage School … Selected First Team All-State … Voted Player of the Year … Selected in 27th round of MLB Draft in 2003 … Recorded 135 strikeouts with 0.98 ERA and 10-1 record as senior.


PERSONAL: Peter Jonathan Taraskevich … Son of Stephen and Sherrie Taraskevich … Born July 10, 1984.