UNC Baseball Bio
37 Chris Munnelly
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Veteran right-hander will battle for a spot in the rotation • Has started at least eight games each year • Reliable arm out of the bullpen as well.

Junior (2012)
Made 15 appearances with 10 starts, posting a 3.61 ERA • Registered a 2-0 mark • Threw 47.1 innings, allowing 19 earned runs • Struck out 24 on the season • Allowed just five extra-base hits • Earned his first win of the season against Southern California (3/3) • Pitched for 7 innings in that win, striking out three and allowing just one hit • Picked up an ACC victory with four strikeouts against Maryland (3/17) • Made six starts against conference opponents in March and April • Notched a season-high five strikeouts against Miami (4/7) • Also gave up just three hits and no earned runs against the Hurricanes • Threw career-long 7-inning appearances back-to-back against Wright State (2/25) and Southern California (3/3).

Sophomore (2011)
Made 21 appearances with 14 starts as Carolina's main Sunday starter • Posted a 6-5 record with a 4.09 ERA and a save • Threw 70.1 innings allowing 71 hits and 32 earned runs • Struck out 57 batters to rank fifth on the team • Opened the season by striking out a career-best eight batters against Cal Poly (2/18) • Picked up a no decision against the Mustangs despite allowing just one run over 6.1 innings of work • Continued to pile up the strikeouts over his next two starts by sitting down seven against Seton Hall (2/25) and six vs. Stony Brook (3/5) • Earned his first career save at Virginia Tech (3/20) throwing a scoreless frame • Struck out seven in a win over Maryland (5/8) • Beat No. 1 Virginia (5/21) by throwing six innings of two-run ball. Summer 2011: Made six appearances with four starts for the Chatham Anglers in the Cape Cod League • Posted a 1-2 record over 24 innings of work • Struck out 16, while walking eight.

Freshman (2010)
Appeared in 23 games with eight starts on the mound • Finished with a 3-2 record and a 5.40 ERA • Struck out 60 batters on the year, the fourth-most on the team • Threw 66.2 innings on the season • Made 13 appearances with six starts in ACC play • Went 1-2 in 38.2 innings of work in conference action • Struck out 35 and walked 17 • Threw 3.1 innings in his collegiate debut against George Washington Feb. 19 • Provided 3 innings of shutout relief against Gardner-Webb March 4 • Earned his first career win versus No. 4 Florida State March 20 with 3.1 innings of one-run ball • Struck out four in 2.2 innings of relief at Elon April 6 • Made his first career start versus NC State April 11 tossing 4.1 innings of one-run ball • Threw six shutout innings at Charlotte April 28 to pick up the win • Went a season-long 6.2 innings against Wake Forest May 8 and struck out a season-best eight batters • Earned the NCAA Tournament win against Oral Roberts June 6 tossing 5 innings and striking out two. Summer 2010: Appeared in seven games with four starts for the Chatham Anglers of the Cape Cod League • Posted a 1.71 ERA in 31.2 innings of work • Struck out 22 and walked nine.

Forsyth Country Day
Five-year letterwinner as a pitcher and infielder at Forsyth Country Day for coach Andy Partin • Earned 2009 Rawlings Preseason All-America and All-Atlantic Region honors • Claimed all-state accolades in 2008 and 2009 • Three-time all-conference and all-county pick • Named conference player of the year as a senior and was a two-time team MVP • Played in the 2009 North Carolina-South Carolina All-Star Game • Ranked as the No. 4 player in North Carolina by Impact Baseball entering his senior year • Also played basketball for three seasons • Member of the National Honor Society, National Spanish Honor Society, Judicial Board and Boys Service Club • Played summer ball with the Dirtbags.

Christopher Swift Munnelly is the son of Bud and Margie Munnelly • Born Feb. 16, 1991, in Richmond, Va. • Majoring in management and society at Carolina • Grandfather, John Snead, played basketball at Virginia Tech.

Position: Right Handed Pitcher
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 200
Year: Senior
Hometown: Winston-Salem, N.C.
High School: Forsyth Country Day
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