25 James Usher
25 James Usher
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 215
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: Jr.
Hometown: New York, N.Y.
High School: Trinity School
Position: P
app 26
gs 0
w 3
l 0
sv 0
ip 36.0
era 1.75
k 18

Pitched some big innings for Wooster as a sophomore … Coaches are hopeful that experience leads to big strides on the mound, especially with conference series shifting to four nine-inning games.

2016: Valuable relief pitcher, entering 14 games, and finishing the year with a 2-0 record, one save, and a 4.98 ERA … Signature outing came at the NCAA Div. III Mideast Regional, holding Widener (May 20) scoreless over the final three innings while striking out two to pick up a save … Overall, allowed one run in 4 2/3 innings of work at the regional … Picked up the win against Western Connecticut State (March 24), tossing 2/3 of a scoreless inning … Picked up second win against Denison (April 20).

2015: Made 10 appearances (two starts) as a freshman, going 1-0 with a 6.32 ERA and 10 strikeouts over 15 2/3 innings pitched … Limited the opposition to a .286 batting average … Pitched twice during the NCAC Tournament (May 7-8), giving up just one earned run in five innings … Helped Wooster stave off elimination by going 3 2/3 scoreless innings and striking out three – both season highs – vs. Oberlin (May 8) … Picked up first win in that game … First career start was against regional rival Marietta (April 1) when he went the first two innings in an eventual 19-8 victory.

Prior to Wooster: Twice named all-Ivy at the Trinity School in New York City … Was captain of the team as a senior … Lettered in baseball and basketball with the Tigers.

Personal: Born Jan. 2, 1996 … Son of George Usher and Laurie Webber … Majoring in communication studies.

Recent Games
May 11 vs. Denison W, 10-2
May 12 vs. DePauw W, 18-3
May 13 vs. DePauw W, 25-6
May 18 vs. Earlham L, 6-2
May 19 vs. Misericordia W, 12-0
May 20 vs. DePauw L, 13-4
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 26 7
Plate appearances 0 0
At Bats 0 0
Runs 0 0
Hits 0 0
Doubles - -
Triples - -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 0 0
Total bases 0 0
Walks - -
Hit by pitch - -
Strikeouts - -
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits - -
Hit into double play - -
Stolen Bases - -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average - -
On Base Percentage - -
Slugging Percentage - -
Appearances 26 7
Games started 0 0
Wins 3 3
Losses 0 0
Saves 0 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 36.0 9.0
Hits 24 5
Runs 8 2
Earned Runs 7 1
Walks 11 2
Strikeouts 18 6
Strikeouts per Game 4.50 6.00
Doubles Allowed 3 1
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows 2 1
At Bats Against 123 33
Batting Average Against .195 .152
Earned Run Average 1.75 1.00
Wild pitches 2 2
Hit Batters 5 -
Balks 2 -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed 1 -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed 2 -
Total Chances 3 1
Put Outs 1 1
Assists 2 0
Errors 0 0
Fielding Percentage 1.000 1.000
Double Plays - -
Stolen Bases Allowed 1 1
Runners Caught Stealing - -
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage - -
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Mar 9 at Capital W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Susquehanna W, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Mt. St. Mary (N.Y.) W, 16-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Arcadia W, 5-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Western Connecticut State W, 12-5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 18 vs. Adrian L, 8-5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 19 vs. Amherst W, 11-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 vs. North Central (Ill.) W, 3-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 21 vs. North Central (Ill.) W, 11-6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 23 vs. Colby W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 vs. Johns Hopkins W, 11-8 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 29 Muskingum L, 4-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 1 Oberlin W, 16-6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 1 Oberlin L, 7-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 2 Oberlin W, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 2 Oberlin W, 9-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Allegheny L, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Allegheny W, 16-13 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 9 at Allegheny W, 3-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 9 at Allegheny W, 9-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 Thiel L, 11-8 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 13 Pitt.-Greensburg W, 14-4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 15 at Kenyon W, 15-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 at Kenyon W, 18-6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 17 at Kenyon W, 18-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Kenyon W, 13-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Denison W, 19-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Marietta W, 8-5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 23 at John Carroll W, 4-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 25 Case Western Reserve W, 10-5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 26 at Baldwin Wallace L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 Hiram W, 11-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 Hiram W, 17-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 Hiram W, 5-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 Hiram W, 15-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 Otterbein L, 3-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 3 Otterbein L, 14-6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 6 Ohio Wesleyan W, 5-4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 6 Ohio Wesleyan W, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 7 Ohio Wesleyan W, 6-5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 11 vs. Denison W, 10-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 12 vs. DePauw W, 18-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 13 vs. DePauw W, 25-6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 18 vs. Earlham L, 6-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 19 vs. Misericordia W, 12-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 20 vs. DePauw L, 13-4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Mar 9 at Capital W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Susquehanna W, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Mt. St. Mary (N.Y.) W, 16-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 15 vs. Arcadia W, 5-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 17 vs. Western Connecticut State W, 12-5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 18 vs. Adrian L, 8-5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 19 vs. Amherst W, 11-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 vs. North Central (Ill.) W, 3-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 21 vs. North Central (Ill.) W, 11-6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 23 vs. Colby W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 vs. Johns Hopkins W, 11-8 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 29 Muskingum L, 4-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 1 Oberlin W, 16-6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 1 Oberlin L, 7-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 2 Oberlin W, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 2 Oberlin W, 9-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Allegheny L, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Allegheny W, 16-13 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 9 at Allegheny W, 3-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 9 at Allegheny W, 9-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 Thiel L, 11-8 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 13 Pitt.-Greensburg W, 14-4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 15 at Kenyon W, 15-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 at Kenyon W, 18-6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 17 at Kenyon W, 18-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Kenyon W, 13-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Denison W, 19-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Marietta W, 8-5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 23 at John Carroll W, 4-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 25 Case Western Reserve W, 10-5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 26 at Baldwin Wallace L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 Hiram W, 11-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 Hiram W, 17-7 - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 Hiram W, 5-0 - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 Hiram W, 15-7 - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 Otterbein L, 3-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 3 Otterbein L, 14-6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 6 Ohio Wesleyan W, 5-4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 6 Ohio Wesleyan W, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - -
May 7 Ohio Wesleyan W, 6-5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 11 vs. Denison W, 10-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 12 vs. DePauw W, 18-3 - - - - - - - - - -
May 13 vs. DePauw W, 25-6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 18 vs. Earlham L, 6-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 19 vs. Misericordia W, 12-0 - - - - - - - - - -
May 20 vs. DePauw L, 13-4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Mar 9 at Capital W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Susquehanna W, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Mt. St. Mary (N.Y.) W, 16-2 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0.00 0 2 -
Mar 15 vs. Arcadia W, 5-2 0 0 0 0 0.2 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 -
Mar 17 vs. Western Connecticut State W, 12-5 0 0 0 0 1.1 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 -
Mar 18 vs. Adrian L, 8-5 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0.00 0 2 -
Mar 19 vs. Amherst W, 11-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 vs. North Central (Ill.) W, 3-1 0 0 0 0 1.1 1 0 0 0.00 0 0 -
Mar 21 vs. North Central (Ill.) W, 11-6 0 0 0 0 0.1 1 1 1 27.00 3 0 -
Mar 23 vs. Colby W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 vs. Johns Hopkins W, 11-8 0 0 0 0 0.2 - - - 0.00 - 1 -
Mar 29 Muskingum L, 4-2 0 0 0 0 2.0 - - - 0.00 - 1 -
Apr 1 Oberlin W, 16-6 0 1 0 0 1.2 2 1 1 5.40 1 0 1
Apr 1 Oberlin L, 7-3 0 0 0 0 0.2 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 -
Apr 2 Oberlin W, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 2 Oberlin W, 9-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Allegheny L, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Allegheny W, 16-13 0 0 0 0 1.0 2 1 - 0.00 - 3 -
Apr 9 at Allegheny W, 3-2 0 1 0 0 0.1 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 9 at Allegheny W, 9-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 Thiel L, 11-8 0 0 0 0 3.0 2 - - 0.00 - 1 -
Apr 13 Pitt.-Greensburg W, 14-4 0 0 0 0 1.2 1 0 0 0.00 0 0 -
Apr 15 at Kenyon W, 15-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 at Kenyon W, 18-6 0 1 0 0 2.2 0 0 0 0.00 1 2 -
Apr 17 at Kenyon W, 18-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Kenyon W, 13-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Denison W, 19-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Marietta W, 8-5 0 0 0 0 1.0 2 2 2 18.00 1 0 -
Apr 23 at John Carroll W, 4-3 0 0 0 0 2.0 2 - - 0.00 - 1 -
Apr 25 Case Western Reserve W, 10-5 0 0 0 0 3.0 1 - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 26 at Baldwin Wallace L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 Hiram W, 11-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 Hiram W, 17-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 Hiram W, 5-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 Hiram W, 15-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 Otterbein L, 3-1 0 0 0 0 1.0 - - - 0.00 1 - -
May 3 Otterbein L, 14-6 0 0 0 0 0.2 2 3 3 40.50 0 0 1
May 6 Ohio Wesleyan W, 5-4 0 0 0 0 1.1 1 0 0 0.00 0 1 -
May 6 Ohio Wesleyan W, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 7 Ohio Wesleyan W, 6-5 0 0 0 0 1.1 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 -
May 11 vs. Denison W, 10-2 0 0 0 0 2.0 0 0 0 0.00 1 1 -
May 12 vs. DePauw W, 18-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 13 vs. DePauw W, 25-6 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 - - 0.00 1 1 -
May 18 vs. Earlham L, 6-2 0 0 0 0 1.1 1 0 0 0.00 2 1 -
May 19 vs. Misericordia W, 12-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 20 vs. DePauw L, 13-4 0 0 0 0 2.0 4 0 0 0.00 0 1 -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Mar 9 at Capital W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Susquehanna W, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Mt. St. Mary (N.Y.) W, 16-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Arcadia W, 5-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Western Connecticut State W, 12-5 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 18 vs. Adrian L, 8-5 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 19 vs. Amherst W, 11-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 vs. North Central (Ill.) W, 3-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 21 vs. North Central (Ill.) W, 11-6 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 23 vs. Colby W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 vs. Johns Hopkins W, 11-8 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 29 Muskingum L, 4-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Oberlin W, 16-6 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Oberlin L, 7-3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 2 Oberlin W, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 2 Oberlin W, 9-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Allegheny L, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Allegheny W, 16-13 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Allegheny W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
Apr 9 at Allegheny W, 9-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 Thiel L, 11-8 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 13 Pitt.-Greensburg W, 14-4 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 15 at Kenyon W, 15-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 at Kenyon W, 18-6 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Kenyon W, 18-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Kenyon W, 13-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Denison W, 19-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Marietta W, 8-5 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 23 at John Carroll W, 4-3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Case Western Reserve W, 10-5 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Baldwin Wallace L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 Hiram W, 11-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 30 Hiram W, 17-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 Hiram W, 5-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 Hiram W, 15-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 Otterbein L, 3-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
May 3 Otterbein L, 14-6 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
May 6 Ohio Wesleyan W, 5-4 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 6 Ohio Wesleyan W, 10-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 7 Ohio Wesleyan W, 6-5 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
May 11 vs. Denison W, 10-2 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 12 vs. DePauw W, 18-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 13 vs. DePauw W, 25-6 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
May 18 vs. Earlham L, 6-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
May 19 vs. Misericordia W, 12-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 20 vs. DePauw L, 13-4 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2014-15 10 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
2015-16 14 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
2016-17 26 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Total 50 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2014-15 10 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
2015-16 14 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
2016-17 26 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Total 50 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
2014-15 10 2 1 0 0 - 15.2 18 12 11 4 10 5.74 1 6.32
2015-16 14 0 2 0 1 - 21.2 22 15 12 14 13 5.40 1 4.98
2016-17 26 0 3 0 0 - 36.0 24 8 7 11 18 4.50 2 1.75
Total 50 2 6 0 1 - 73.1 64 35 30 29 41 5.03 4 3.68
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2014-15 10 8 3 5 0 1.000 - 1 1 .500 - -
2015-16 14 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 1 3 .750 - -
2016-17 26 3 1 2 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Total 50 12 4 8 0 1.000 - 3 4 .571 - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 26 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Conference 7 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 11 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Away 4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Neutral 11 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
-
Wins 18 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Losses 8 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
-
March 8 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
April 10 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
May 8 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 26 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Conference 7 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 11 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Away 4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Neutral 11 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Wins 18 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Losses 8 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
March 8 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
April 10 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 8 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
Total 26 0 3 0 0 - 36.0 24 8 7 11 18 4.50 2 1.75
Conference 7 0 3 0 0 - 9.0 5 2 1 2 6 6.00 1 1.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
-
Home 11 0 1 0 0 - 17.1 11 6 6 3 3 1.56 2 3.12
Away 4 0 2 0 0 - 6.0 4 1 0 1 6 9.00 - 0.00
Neutral 11 0 0 0 0 - 12.2 9 1 1 7 9 6.39 - 0.71
-
Wins 18 0 3 0 0 - 24.1 15 5 4 8 12 4.44 1 1.48
Losses 8 0 0 0 0 - 11.2 9 3 3 3 6 4.63 1 2.31
-
March 8 0 0 0 0 - 8.1 3 1 1 3 6 6.48 - 1.08
April 10 0 3 0 0 - 17.0 12 4 3 3 7 3.71 1 1.59
May 8 0 0 0 0 - 10.2 9 3 3 5 5 4.22 1 2.53
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 26 3 1 2 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Conference 7 1 1 0 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 11 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Away 4 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
Neutral 11 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
-
Wins 18 3 1 2 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Losses 8 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
-
March 8 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
April 10 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
May 8 2 1 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -