LSU Gold
Right-handed Pitcher
Suwanee, Ga.
Previous School
Tallahassee CC
High School
South Forsyth HS

2017 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2016 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2015 SEC Academic Honor Roll

Transferred to LSU prior to the 2015 season from Tallahassee (Fla.) Community College … pitched significant innings for LSU in 2015 out of the bullpen, but was limited by an arm injury in 2016 … returned to the mound in 2017 to make 12 appearances … made career 38 appearances, posting a 3-2 record and a 4.79 ERA with 18 walks and 35 strikeouts in 35.2 innings … a right-handed sidearm reliever who will sit in the mid to upper 80s with a great deal of movement … also possesses a slider and a change-up that is difficult to see from his arm angle … pounds the strike zone and competes at a high level … a three-time member of the SEC Academic Honor Roll as a sport administration major … graduated from LSU on May 12, 2017, with a degree in sport administration.

2017 Season
Made 12 appearances on the mound, posting an 0-2 mark and a 4.61 ERA in 13.2 innings with four walks and 13 strikeouts … worked a career-long 4.2 innings versus New Orleans (March 15), allowing four runs on four hits with one walk and three strikeouts … fired three shutout innings at Kentucky (April 23) with one walk and three strikeouts.

2016 Season
Made four relief appearances on the mound, as he was limited by an arm injury … posted no decisions and a 9.82 ERA in 3.2 innings with four walks and five strikeouts … longest outing of the season came versus Southern on April 5 versus Southern, as he worked two shutout innings while allowing two hits and recording one strikeout.

2015 Season
Appeared in 22 games in relief, posting a 3-0 record and a 3.93 ERA in 18.1 innings with 10 walks and 17 strikeouts … earned victory vs. Texas A&M (April 23) after striking out an Aggie hitter in the top of the ninth with two out and the bases loaded in a tie game … earned relief win at Southern (March 17), firing a scoreless ninth inning before LSU scored the eventual winning run in the top of the 10th … pitched two perfect relief innings vs. Ole Miss (March 14), throwing 21 pitches and recording two strikeouts … recorded first career LSU win versus Southeastern Louisiana (Feb. 26), working one scoreless inning in a 9-8 victory.

Prior to LSU
Posted a 7-2 record and a 2.54 ERA in 2014 at Tallahassee Community College; made a team-high 24 appearances (one start) and worked 60.1 innings, recording 17 walks and 63 strikeouts … voted 2014 Second Team All-Panhandle Conference … also named to the 2014 Panhandle Conference All-Academic team … received Under Armour All-American and Perfect Game All-American recognition … also played football in high school as a wide receiver and defensive back.

Full name is Collin Douglas Wells Strall … parents are Doug Strall and Paige Grove … has three younger siblings, Chandler, Cortland and Cooper … on attending LSU: “the stadium is electric and how the fans, players and coaches interact here is very exciting; I know that working with Coach Dunn and Coach Mainieri will take me to the next level … majoring in sport administration at LSU … born May 10, 1995 in Gainesville, Ga.

Strall’s LSU Career Highs
Innings: 4.2 vs. New Orleans (3/15/17)
Strikeouts: 3 vs. New Orleans (3/15/17); at Kentucky (4/23/17)
Hits Allowed: 6 at Kentucky (4/23/17)
Runs: 4 vs. New Orleans (3/15/17)
Earned Runs: 4 vs. New Orleans (3/15/17)
Walks: 3 vs. Grambling (4/13/16)

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