CU Baseball BIO
10 Tommy Strunc
Awards and Honors
  • 2014 All-BIG EAST Pitcher of the Year.
  • Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Freshman All-American.
  • 2013 All-MVC Honorable Mention.
2013 (Freshman at Creighton)
  • Strunc set himself as the ace of the Bluejay staff in just his freshman
  • season, leading Creighton in wins (7), innings pitched (71.2), games started (14) and strikeouts (55).
  • Strunc earned Freshman All-American honors from Collegiate Baseball Newspaper following the season.
  • Nabbed his seventh victory at Wichita State on May 10, holding Wichita State to three runs on six hits in five innings.
  • Led Creighton to a Friday night win over rival Nebraska, allowing two runs on five hits in six innings as the Bluejays claimed the 5-3 win on April 26.
  • Tommy flirted with history, tossing eight no-hit innings against
  • Southern Illinois on April 19.  Strunc gave up a hit to open the ninth, but earned his fifth win, 4-3.
  • Strunc won his fourth straight start and first in MVC action, limiting Evansville to one run on six hits in six innings on March 22.
  • Strunc moved to 3-0 with a two run, 7.1 inning performance against
  • Pacific on March 15.
  • Win number two came on March 8 as Strunc downed Arkansas-Little Rock 4-2.  He gave up two runs in five innings for the win, striking out eight.
  • Tossed seven innings of one-run ball to best BYU, 5-1, on March 1,
  • earning his first win as a Bluejay.
  • The redshirt freshman cracked the starting rotation in Creighton’s
  • second game of the season at Dallas Baptist on Feb. 16.
2012 (Freshman at Creighton)
  • Strunc used his redshirt option during the 2012 season.
2008-11 (Mountain Vista High School)
  • Competed in baseball and basketball for the Golden Eagles, earning varsity letters for baseball his sophomore through senior seasons and a letter in basketball his junior year.
  • Most successful season was his sophomore year, when he helped his team to a 22-4 overall record and second-place finish in the 5A State Tournament.
  • Earned all-area following his senior season in baseball, when he guided his team to a 9-13 record.
  • High School teammate of fellow Bluejay, Tommy Clouthier.
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 195
Year: Junior
Hometown: Highlands Ranch, Colo.
High School: Mountain Vista HS