Situational left-hander has appeared in 57 games during his two years on campus • Could move into the left-hander setup role this season.
Appeared in 25 games out of the bullpen, posting a 2.89 ERA • Posted a 1-0 mark on the season • Threw 9.1 innings of work, allowing three earned runs • Struck out 13, while walking just five • Earned his first career win by notching a strikeout against the only batter he faced in 0.1 innings of work against Wake Forest (5/23) • Tied his career-high strikeout count with three against Gardner-Webb (3/14) • Appeared in 19 straight games without giving up an earned run from Feb. 18 through May 8 • Finished the season with a pair of strikeouts against St. John's in NCAA play (6/3). Summer 2012: Appeared in 12 games for the Chatham Angels of the Cape Cod League • Posted a 1-3 mark at the Cape with a 2.45 ERA in 14.2 innings of work • Struck out 18 batters over the summer.
Appeared in the second most games with 32 on the year out of the bullpen • Posted a 2.20 ERA in 16.1 innings pitched • Opponents hit just .164 against him on the year (9-55) • Struck out 15 batters, while walking 10 for the season • Made 13 appearances during the ACC season tossing six innings • Struck out eight and walked four in ACC play • Ranked second on the team in first batters retired as he sat down 23 of the first 32 batters he faced (.719) • Inherited 30 runners on the year and allowed just four to score (.133 percent) the fewest on the team • Allowed just one run over his final 16 appearances of the year • Tied for the team lead with seven holds • Made his first career appearance at Cal State Fullerton (2/19) • Threw a career-long two innings at Georgia Tech (5/14) and struck out a career-high three batters • Struck out a pair in back-to-back outings against High Point (3/25) and Duke (3/26) • Made a pair of appearances at the College World Series against Vanderbilt (6/18 & 6/22). Summer 2011: Made a pair of appearances for the Asheboro Copperheads in the Coastal Plain League • Posted a 1-1 record with a 3.18 ERA in 5.2 innings of work • Struck out seven and walked four.
Smithfield-Selma High School
Played for coach Mike Joyner at Smithfield-Selma High School • Versatile performer was rated North Carolina's No. 11 prospect by Impact Baseball and ranks No. 17 according to Perfect Game • Ranked No. 413 nationally by Perfect Game • Two-time all-state selection and a four-time all-conference honoree • Named conference's most valuable pitcher as a junior • North Carolina State Games participant • Also played basketball • Named to the Honor Roll.
Christian Tate Parrish is the son of Frank and Kim Parrish • Born May 30, 1992 in Smithfield, N.C. • Majoring in exercise and sports science at Carolina.
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