SIU led the Bears early, but could not maintain their lead
Colten Selvey and Anthony Shimkus held MSU to one run over the last five innings
Southern closes out regular season MVC play
Colin Holderman earned the win after entering the game out of the bullpen
SIU had leads late in the game but could not hold on
Made 17 appearances, all in relief...Tied for second on the team with seven conference appearances...Earned his first collegiate win on 2/22 by pitching a scoreless 10th and 11th innings against Nicholls State...Pitched a season-high 2.2 innings and did not allow a run on 4/6 vs. Bradley...Posted his first collegiate save on 3/1 vs. Northern Illinois...Struck out a season-high four batters in 1.2 innings and earned a win against Murray State on 4/2...Allowed an earned run in only four of his 17 appearances...Allowed only one run in 8.2 innings over his final six outings.
As a senior, went 7-2 with a 1.13 ERA...As a junior, named All-Area, NTC First-Team All-Conference and Effingham Daily News All-Area...All-Conference honorable mention as a sophomore as the team went 33-2 to win the 2A state championship...Pitched in the state semi-finals...Was a member of the basketball team, named Third-Team All-State, Second-Team All-National Trail Conference, Effingham Daily News All-Area and IBCA Second-Team All-State.
Full name is Kyle Lee Pruemer...Born on July 11, 1994 in Teutopolis, Ill....Son of Doug and Jody Pruemer...Father is a farm manager, mother is a deputy circuit clerk...Has one sister, Heather...Majoring in agricultural business.