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#9 John Sheehan
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 190
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Westwood, Mass.
High School: Westwood
John Sheehan
Release: 01/01/1999
Appeared in 13 games, all starts for the Tribe in 2014 … Finished the season with a 4.00 ERA, while posting a 5-6 record … Tossed 81.0 innings, allowing 81 hits, 46 runs (36 earned), with 46 strikeouts … Turned in nine quality starts (6.0 innings pitched, less then three earned runs) on the season … Made his season debut against Army (2/16) allowing three hits, four unearned runs, and three strikeouts … Earned his first win of the season tossing six innings, allowing two hits, and two runs, while striking out four … Allowed just two earned runs, while striking out four in a win against Brown (3/22) … Pitched seven innings, with a career-high eight strikeouts in  a win against UNCW (4/5) … Tossed seven innings, allowing two runs in a win at Northeastern (4/19) … Picked up his final win of the season, going six innings against Towson (5/3) … Finished the season with three consecutive quality starts at Gardner-Webb (5/9) and College of Charleston (5/17 & 5/23).

Made a team-high 30 appearances on the bump in a relief role for the Tribe … Compiled a record of 5-3 and an ERA of 4.67 … Worked 44.1 innings and fanned 38 batters … Held the opposition bats to an average of .224 … Ranked fifth on the team in strikeouts … Picked up his first win of the season on March 8, vs. Rutgers after pitching 1.1 scoreless innings of relief … His fourth win of the season came against Richmond on April 17 as he worked two scoreless innings, giving up just one hit while striking out two … Fanned four batters in two innings of work in W&M’s contest vs. George Mason on April 27 … Earned his fifth win of the year after tossing 2.2 innings of scoreless relief in the Tribe’s 4-3 win vs. Old Dominion … Was dominant against N.C. State in the NCAA Tournament as he struck out four while not allowing a hit in 1.2 innings of relief on June 1.

Appeared in seven contests for the Green and Gold ... Compiled an ERA of 5.79 in 4.2 innings of action ... Struck out two batters ... Worked a perfect inning of relief against Towson (March 31) allowing no runs and no hits while striking out one ... Saw an inning of work at James Madison (March 18) as he surrendered no runs and hits in the 5-2 win.
Sat out the year due to injury.

Made four starts for the Tribe, going 2-0 on the year … Allowed one earned run in 5.2 innings versus Longwood (April 20) … Struck out six in 4.1 innings against Christopher Newport (April 13) … Fanned four batters in his start versus George Washington (April 28) … Recorded six strikeouts against USC-Upstate (May 18) … Registered a 5.64 ERA on the season.

2009 Tri-Valley League Pitcher of the Year … Owned a 3-1 record with 63 strikeouts in 36 innings and a 0.36 ERA as a senior … Also batted .338 with 24 RBI in his final season at Westwood … Boston Herald assachusetts All Scholoastic selection as a senior … Two-time Tri-Valley League All Star…Won 2008 Massachusetts South Sectional Playoff MVP … Went 3-0 with one save and a 0.82 ERA in 2008 State Championship Division 3 Playoffs … Helped lead team to 2008 Division 3 Massachusetts State Championship … Batted .409 with 25 RBI as a junior … Four-year letterwinner for coach Brian Whelan … Also played basketball.
Son of Michael and Heidi Sheehan … Enjoys listening to music, pick-up sports and friends … Spent 2007 and 2008 summers playing in the Dominican Republic under former major leaguer Rey Garcia … Planning to major in kinesiology.
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