At GW: One of the candidates for a spot on the weekend rotation.
2008 Season: Made 14 appearances, all starts and finished with a 2-6 record a 7.59 ERA...Struck out 59 batters in 72.1 innings pitched, which was the second-most innings thrown on the team...Threw 8.0 innings vs. Massachusetts (4/4) and allowed just one hit, one walk and allowed no earned runs for his first-ever collegiate win...Threw 6.0 innings at UMES and allowed one earned run on seven hits and struck out three to earn second career win....Named A-10 Co-Pitcher of the Week (4/6).
Previous College: Attended Scottsdale Community College (AZ) ... Was 2-1 with a 2.18 ERA in 2006, recording 53 strikeouts in 53.2 innings pitched ... In 2007, ended with a 4-4 record and a 3.60 ERA ... Tallied 68 strikeouts in 70 innings of work.
High School: Played for Rich Carlberg.
Personal: Christopher Anthony Neary ... Born in Phoenix, AZ ... Son of Mike and Jamie Neary ... Has one older sister, Allyson (26) ... Played in the Northwoods Summer League in the summer of 2007 ... Political Science major.