12 - Aric Dama
Aric Dama
Height: 6-1
Weight: 160
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Winfield, Ill.
High School: Wheaton North
Position: P
Major: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Bats/Throws: R/L

2012: Appeared in 10 games and started nine as a junior... CoSIDA Academic All-District ... Academic All-NEWMAC... led the Engineers to a 4-2 win in the rubber match of a double header against Trinity (3/10) throwing for five strong innings giving up just two runs on five hits striking out seven ... went five and a third allowing two runs while striking out four against a tough Wheaton team (3/17) ... tossed a gem against Coast Guard (3/30) going eight and two thirds striking out eight giving up just one run on five hits in a 2-1 win... struck out seven against WPI (4/21) in seven innings surrendering only a single run ... had a 3.04 ERA for the season striking out 43 and only giving up 19 runs.

2011: One of the top starting pitchers in the NEWMAC... NEWMAC Pitcher of the Year ... first team All-NEWMAC ... CoSIDA Academic All-District ... Academic All-NEWMAC ... led the team with 10 starts, 62.1 innings pitched and 55 strikeouts ... led the NEWMAC in Ks ... shared the team lead with five wins ... picked up the win in his first outing of the season with five innings of one-hit ball with five strikeouts against Trinity (3/14) ... tossed six scoreless innings to pick up the win against Wheaton (3/19) ... one hit in six innings with 7Ks against Coast Guard (4/3) ... struck out a season-high eight in seven innings at Springfield (4/9) ... six shutout innings with five strikeouts at Clark (4/16) ... picked up the save at Babson (4/20) by striking out two in his one inning of work.

Off The Diamond at MIT: Majoring in computer science and electrical engineering with a minor in economics ... internships with Motorola Mobility Inc. and RBM Technologies ... member of Kappa Sigma.

High School: A 2009 graduate of Wheaton North High School.

Personal: Son of Jean and Craig Dama.