• 2008 Olympian finishing 4th
  • Two-time U.S. college player of the year for the University of Washington, only the second person ever to win award back to back
  • Set PAC-10 record for strikeouts in a season, 4th most in NCAA history, and won 82 games in only two years
  • One of only two pitchers in the last five years to defeat the United States (in the 2005 World Cup before ever pitching in a college game)