16 - Kiel Jindra
Kiel Jindra
Height: 6-5
Weight: 190
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Oceanside, Calif.
High School: El Camino
Position: P
Major: Mathematics and Management Science
Bats/Throws: R/R

2013: Limited to five appearances with four starts due to injury ... NEWMAC Pitcher of the Week (3/18) … Academic All-NEWMAC … finished with a 2-1 record and a 1.89 ERA … struck out 26 in 19.0 innings while allowing just six walks … struck out eight and did not allow a hit in six innings in his first start of the season at Clark (3/15) … threw 1.2 hitless innings out of the bullpen at Johnson & Wales (3/30) … struck out a career-high nine in just five innings at WPI (4/6), allowing just four hits and one earned run to earn the victory.

2012: Started just four games on the bump as a sophomore due to injury ... had seven K's in six innings of work allowing just one run against Western New England (3/4) ... fanned six in an impressive outing against Trinity giving up no runs in six innings of work ... had a 2.42 ERA with 21 strikeouts only giving up six earned runs.

2011: Member of the MIT starting rotation … second team All-NEWMAC at starting pitcher … tied for second on the team in wins with his 3-1 record … second among the starters with a 2.53 ERA … struck out five in two innings without allowing an earned run against Wentworth (3/17) … that started a stretch that saw him allow just two earned runs over 22 innings of work … allowed three hits and no runs over eight innings while striking out six against Babson (3/26) … struck out a season-high eight in 7.1 innings against Springfield (4/8) … picked up the win against Clark (4/15) with eight innings of four-hit ball, allowing just one unearned run and striking out five.

Off The Diamond at MIT: Majoring in mathematics and management science … concentration in economics … internship with the Milwaukee Brewers.

High School: A 2010 graduate of El Camino High School … pitcher of the year as a senior … holds the school strikeout record … twice selected to the Union-Tribune All-Academic Team … AP Scholar with Distinction … USMC Scholastic Excellence Award … National Merit Commended … National AP Scholar.