22 Cooper Casad
22 Cooper Casad
Height: 6-0
Weight: 185
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Petaluma, Calif.
High School: Summerfield
Previous College: College of Marin
Position: RHP

Senior (2018): 

  • WCC All-Academic Team Selection

Pitched in 18 games and started in 10 for the Tigers in 2018 posting a 3-6 record with a 3.93 ERA. Third on the team in strikeouts with 46. Second on the team in innings pitched with 73.1. Was tied for the third most appearances among Tiger's pitchers. Threw a complete game in a loss to BYU on 5/17 allowing five hits, two earned runs and two strikeouts. Tossed seven and a third inning of two-hit-shutout ball at Pepperdine on 4/8. Stuck out a season-high five batters twice, once against Loyola - Marymount on 3/31 and again against Pepperdine on 4/8. Earned a four-inning save against Utah Valley on 2/23 when he did not allow a hit, struck out five batters and walked two.

Junior (2017):
In his first year at Pacific, Casad earned a starting pitching spot for the second half of the season. He started seven games and appeared in 19 registering five strikeouts per nine innings. He threw a complete game against St. Mary's allowing eight hits and one walk.

College of Marin (2016):
Playing alongside future Tiger teammates Matthew Tarantino and Ryan Schalch, Casad pitched to a 3.24 ERA in his 91.2 innings of work as a sophomore.  He went 9-4 and recorded a save, starting 10 games in 18 appearances.  Casad struck out 79 batters as well that year.  His strikeout and innings totals led the team as Casad made the All-Conference First Team.

College of Marin (2015):
In his first year of college, Casad had a 3.26 ERA in 49.2 innings.  He started one game, going 3-0 overall with one save in 24 appearances.  Casad struck out 6.16 batters per nine innings of work.  He was named an All-Conference Honorable Mention after his freshman season.

High School:
A dual sport athlete, Casad played baseball and basketball in high school at Summerfield High School.

Personal:
Casad is majoring in sports management here at Pacific.  He is the son of Dennis Casad and Christine Plociniak and has two sisters: Daven Allison and Katy Casad.  His sister Daven played beach volleyball from 2000 to 2005 as well as in 2008.  Casad comes from Petaluma, California.