Pitzer College Alumnus Drafted by the Seattle Mariners
Claremont, Calif. (June 8, 2011) — Pitzer College alumnus David Colvin '11 was selected by the Seattle Mariners in the 27th round of the Major League Baseball first-year draft on Tuesday, June 7.
Colvin, a right handed-pitcher, had five complete games pitching for the Sagehens in 2011 and was 8-2 with a 2.96 ERA in 13 starts. He worked 941/3 innings, allowing 88 hits, while walking 21 and striking out 94.
During his four years on the Sagehen team, he was selected as a Division III Baseball Preseason All-American in 2011, a First Team All-SCIAC player in 2010 and 2009 and a Second Team All-SCIAC player in 2008.
David Colvin majored in sociology at Pitzer College.