Last updated on Jan. 8, 2010
2009: Appeared in the second most games on the mound (19) by a Saluki and made a pair of starts...Posted a 3-1 record with all four decisions coming against non-conference opponents...Struck out 21 batters in 33.2 innings of work...Fanned a career-high three batters in 2.2 innings of relief in a 9-7 win over Northern Illinois (3/8)...Threw 5.0 innings in his last start, a 4-2 win at Southeast Missouri State (4/14).
2008: Pitched 13 games in relief...Held the best ERA (1.89) of any Saluki reliever...Struck out seven and walked three in 19 innings...Earned his first career save against Creighton (5/4) when he was one of four pitchers to combine on a one-hitter...Did not allow an earned run in 10 of his appearances...Longest outing was three innings at both Wichita State (4/18) and vs. Missouri State (5/23)...Made five appearances in MVC play.
Prior to SIU: Ranked 15th-best prospect in the state by Illinois Prep Magazine prior to his senior season...Came to SIU from Eldorado High School, where he earned all-conference, all-south and honorable mention all-state honors...Went 6-0 with 82 strikeouts and a 1.34 ERA as a freshman; 7-3 with 99 strikeouts and a 0.92 ERA as a sophomore; and 7-3 with 123 Ks and a 0.49 ERA as a junior...Did not pitch his senior year...Also hit .474 with five home runs and 23 RBI; and .489 with six home runs as the Eagles' shortstop in his last two prep seasons, respectively.
Personal: Full name is Daniel Matthew Etienne...Majors in agribusiness economics...Born Oct. 3, 1987...Son of Steve and Rita Etienne.
Daniel Etienne's Career Statistics at Southern Illinois