2012: Paced the team with a 2.29 ERA out of the bullpen while ranking second on the squad with 18 appearances ... Struck out 39 over 35.1 innings pitched ... Tossed four innings of one-hit relief at Cal State Northridge (2/26) ... Earned a win over Xavier (3/3) with three strikeouts over two innings of scoreless relief ... Didn't allow a hit and struck out three in three innings pitched vs. Navy (3/17) ... Surrendered just one run over five innings of relief vs. No. 19 Purdue (4/7) ... Picked up the win against Milwaukee (4/17), working 4.1 innings of relief with a season-high seven strikeouts ... Fanned five over three innings of relief vs. Milwaukee at Miller Park (5/9).
2011: Appeared in 16 games, making eight starts ... Struck out the side in an inning of relief vs. Utah State (2/18) ... Allowed only one hit over two innings in a win over Western Michigan (2/19) ... Pitched 3 2/3 scoreless frames vs. Towson (2/27) ... Made a start vs. NC State (3/22), surrendering only on run over 4 1/3 innings ... Tossed two perfect innings vs. Valparaiso (3/30) ... Hurled three shutout innings at Ohio State (4/2) ... Struck out a career-high eight batters and allowed only three hits over five innings in a start at Minnesota (4/15) ... Fanned five while allowing just two runs (one earned) in the team's win over Illinois (4/29) ... Struck out six over six innings of work in a starting role at Indiana (5/8) ... Earned a victory over Michigan, striking out seven over 5 1/3 innings pitched.
2010: Tied for second on the team with 22 appearances ... Picked up the win with a scoreless inning of relief vs. Connecticut (2/26) ... Finest outing of the season came against UMBC (3/20), allowing only one hit over 5 shutout frames to earn the victory ... Struck out a season-high 3 batters over 2 innings vs. Dartmouth (3/23) ... Fanned a pair in 1.2 innings of work in a win at Illinois (5/2) ... Tossed 2 shutout innings in a victory over Chicago (5/5) ... Picked up a win after not allowing a run in 1.2 innings in the Wildcats' triumph at Michigan (5/15).
2009: Posted a team-best 3.56 ERA as a freshman ... Tied for second on the team with 17 appearances, mainly out of the bullpen ... Hurled three shutout innings in first collegiate appearance vs. Penn State (2/21) ... Blanked Massachusetts over three innings, surrendering just one hit in a victory over the Minutemen (2/28) ... Made first start of the season at Kansas State (3/25), striking out three over three innings of work ... Tied a season high with three strikeouts in a five-inning start vs. Michigan (5/14) ... Pitched three shutout innings of relief vs. Milwaukee (4/29) ... Didn't allow a run over five straight outings (4/22-5/10).
High School: Two-time second-team all-state selection as a pitcher by the Honolulu Star Bulletin & Advertiser ... Twice named first-team all-Maui Interscholastic League ... Named MIL Player of the Year as a junior after going 6-1 with a 2.52 ERA and leading the team in RBI and extra-base hits ... Led the league with .556 batting average, 6 wins, 1.14 ERA and 75 strikeouts in 43 innings pitched as a senior ... Helped the Trojans to a pair of conference championships and a runner-up finish in the 2008 Division 2 state championship game ... Participated for the United States in the Goodwill Series in Australia in December 2007 ... Also competed in soccer--earning all-conference honors--and football ... High school baseball coach was Shane Dudoit.
Personal: Born Michael Dylan Jahns ... Son of Alan and Sharon Jahns ... Chose Northwestern over Johns Hopkins, Holy Cross, San Francisco and Kansas ... An avid surfer since the age of five, placed in the finals of numerous competitions ... Attended same high school as Shane Victorino of the Philadelphia Phillies ... Major is communication studies.