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Jonah Ulane

Position RHP
Height 6'0"
Weight 215 lbs.
B/T R/R
Class R-Junior
Hometown Omaha, Neb.
High School Millard South HS

HONORS & AWARDS

  • 2020 Dr. Gerald Lage Academic Achievement Award Recipient
  • 2019 Academic All-Big 12 First Team
  • 2018 Academic All-Big 12 First Team

2020 (SHORTENED SEASON DUE TO CORONAVIRUS)

  • Appeared in six games, recording five and 1/3 innings pitched with 11 strikeouts and a 0.00 ERA
  • Made season-debut at Belmont (2/16) and recorded his first save of the season after pitching one inning
  • Second save of the season vs. Creighton (3/4), finishing with a season-high three strikeouts in one inning pitched

2019 (REDSHIRT-SOPHOMORE)

  • Appeared in 27.1 innings of relief
  • Pitched 27.1 innings with no wins and one loss with 42 strikeouts
  • Tallied nine saves while serving as closer
  • Made season debut at USC Upstate (2/15) where he pitched in two innings of relief and recorded two strikeouts
  • Picked up first-career save against the Spartans (2/18)
  • Earned second save of career vs. Texas Southern (2/24)
  • Picked up two saves in series against Northern Illinois (3/1-2)
  • Pitched two innings of relief against K-State (5/23) in the Big 12 Championship and picked up three strikeouts while only surrendering one hit

2018 (FRESHMAN)

  • Appeared in 17 innings of relief
  • Pitched 27 innings with one win and two losses with 35 strikeouts
  • Made career debut against Northwestern (2/24)
  • Tossed an inning of relief at then-No. 4 Florida State (3/6)
  • Then-career-high one and 2/3 innings pitched with then-personal-best two strikeouts against Missouri State (3/27)
  • Tossed personal-best two and 2/3 innings against Morehead State (3/30) where he struck out a then-career-best five hitters
  • Made Big 12 debut against then-No. 5 Texas Tech (4/6)
  • Struck out three batters in back-to-back appearances at Omaha (4/10) and at Creighton (4/11)
  • Struck out career-high six batters at then-No. 24 Wichita State (4/18)
  • Earned his first-career win after throwing one and 1/3 innings of relief at Missouri State (5/2)
  • Matched personal-best six strikeouts against the Sooners (5/19)

MILLARD SOUTH HS

  • Played for head coach Greg Geary at Millard South High School
  • Posted an 11-1 record his junior year with a 2.56 ERA
  • Went 7-3 his senior year and threw a no-hitter in the state semifinal game in 2016
  • Named first-team all-state in 2016 and second-team all-state in 2014
  • Earned three-straight academic all-state honors from 2014-16
  • Named to the Gold Honor Roll all four years

PERSONAL

  • Born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Son of Chris and Cori Ulane
  • Has one sister, Tatem
  • Plans to major in finance