2010 Season: Named to the All-Atlantic 10 First Team after making 14 appearances, all starts ... Threw a team-high 100.2 innings and struck out 114 batters, which was a new single-season GW record ... Finished with a 3.67 ERA and an 8-4 record on the season and allowed 102 hits and 41 earned runs ... Finished with three complete games on the season ... Had 10 starts in which he went seven innings or more.
2009 Season: Appeared in 11 games, including 10 starts ... Finished with a 4.46 ERA ... Threw 72.2 innings and struck out 60, while walking 26 ... Finished with a 5-2 record on the season and allowed just 68 hits and 36 earned runs ... Had eight starts of 7.0 innings and struck out five or more batters in all but three appearances ... Threw a 7.0 inning shutout against Fairleigh Dickinson (3/7), allowing just two hits while striking out five ... Threw 8.0 innings against La Salle (4/17), striking out season-high eight and allowing two earned runs ... Had six starts in which he allowed three runs or less.
2008 Season: Named to the A-10 All-Rookie Team after making 11 appearances, all starts...Also Named A-10 Co-Rookie of the Week (5/12)...Led the team with a 4.02 ERA and finished with a 5-4 overall record...Threw 71.2 innings, striking out 66 and allowing 67 hits...Had five starts of 8.0 innings pitched and allowed four earned runs or less in all of them...Threw 7.0 innings at Lehigh (3/16) and struck out eight, allowed four hits and no earned runs...Allowed just three home runs all season...Struck out five or more batters in eight starts...Threw five or more innings in 10 of 11 appearances.
High School: Played for Scott Rowland ... 2007 team MVP ... Named Regional Tournament MVP, First-Team All Northern Region and Concord District of the Year ... Help lead team that was crowned 2007 Northern Region Champions ... In 2006, team was tournament runner-ups ... Finished with a career record of 16-5 and sported a 1.50 ERA during his junior and senior seasons ... Member of the French Honor Society ... Treasurer of the Future Business Leaders of America ... Played for the Vienna Senators (2008) and Legion Post 180 (2006-07) club teams.
Personal: Eric James Cantrell ... Born in Chicago, IL ... Son of John and Kari Cantrell ... Has one younger sister, Anna (17) ... Plans to major in finance.