2012 NCAA Waco Regional All-Tournament Team
2013 (So.) Has made three appearances on the mound with one start vs. UCLA (2/24) ... Pithed one shutout inning with a strikeout vs. UC Irvine (2/16) ... Allowed just three base runners on two hits and an HBP while striking out two in three shutout innings vs. UCLA (2/24).
Pitched in 12 games, six of which were starts ... Missed first 14 games of season while recovering from injury, made debut in pre-determined short start, working 1.2 shutout innings vs. Michigan State (3/7) ... Closed out series-opening win vs. Kansas (3/23) by working 2.0 innings with no earned runs allowed ... Picked up first career win by retiring only two batters faced in top of 13th inning vs. Oklahoma State (4/1), stranding pair of inherited runners ... Started vs. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (4/17), picked up win by allowing two runs in 5.0 innings ... Worked his was out of bases-loaded, no-out jam in fifth and final inning with two strikeouts and a flyout ... Earned NCAA Waco Regional All-Tournament honors after picking up win in elimination game vs. Dallas Baptist (6/3) that forced winner-take-all game following day ... Pitched 5.1 no-hit innings vs. DBU before turning ball over to bullpen with 6-1 sixth-inning lead.
Pitched and played shortstop for coaches Mark Brevell and Jay Stone at Groves High School in Port Neches, Texas ... Four-year letterwinner ... Played final season under Brevell after playing first three seasons under father, Jay Stone ... Helped GHS to 88-41 combined record and playoff berths in all four seasons ... Rated No. 55 high school prospect in Texas and in top 500 nationally by Perfect Game ... Named first-team All-District 20-4A and honorable mention all-state as pitcher in 2011 ... Earned All-District 20-4A honors as shortstop in 2010 (first team) and 2009 (second team) ... Honorable mention All-District 20-4A shortstop as freshman in 2008 ... Went 8-2 with 2.15 ERA and 101 strikeouts with 16 walks over 65.0 innings in 2011 ... Posted .330 batting average over four-year career.
Full name is Austin Chase Stone ... Born Oct. 2, 1992, in Beaumont, Texas ... Son of Jay and Anna Stone ... Business major.