Posted a 3.26 ERA (11er, 30.1ip) while striking out 10 and walking 7 in 24 appearances
Led the team in appearances
Opponents hit .257 against
Retired 18 of the first 24 batters he faced (75%)
Made his K-State debut in the first game of the season on Feb. 14 at Cal Poly, walking 1 in a scoreless 1.0 inning pitched
Allowed 1 earned run over his 12 outings from Feb. 23-April 6
Did not surrender any runs from March 15-April 6, a 7-game stretch
Earned his first career save on March 29 at Creighton, striking out 2 in 3.0 innings of hitless and shutout baseball ... The 2 strikeouts were a season-high for a single outing
Did not allow an earned run in his first 3 Big 12 appearances
Had a 1.04 ERA (1er, 8.2ip) in his first 7 Big 12 appearances of the season
Allowed 3 hits but no runs in 2 2/3 innings on May 3 at TCU ... It was his longest outing in Big 12 play
Threw 1.0 hitless inning on May 6 at Wichita State, wrapping up K-State's 10-4 win over the Shockers
High School: Attended Lincoln Southwest High School in Sioux Falls, S.D. ... Four-year letterwinner in baseball, playing under the direction of Wesley Robertson ... First Team all-region and all-state as a sophomore and junior ... Went 5-1 with a 0.88 ERA and 43 strikeouts against 11 walks in his junior year in 2012 ... Was named all-state and all-region in his sophomore year as a first baseman after batting .425 (17-for-40) with a .531 OBP and 6 RBI ... Also went 5-2 with a 3.20 ERA in his sophomore season in 2011 ... Helped lead the team to state runner-up in 2011 ... Set the school record for career wins.
Personal: Ethan Landon was born on June 28, 1995 in Sioux Falls, S.D. ... Parents are Steve and Dianne Landon ... Has three siblings: Logan, Megan and Madison ... Older brother, Logan, plays baseball at the University of Texas-Pan American ... Majoring in business.