Spent three seasons at Jefferson College in his hometown, taking a redshirt for the 2009 season
JeffCo Pitcher of the Year in 2008, going 7-1 with a 4.10 ERA and ranking second nationally in strikeout ratio with 82 in 52.2 innings
Allowed opponents to hit .202 his rookie season
Fanned 44 batters in 37.1 frames as a redshirt sophomore, finishing with a 4-3 record
At Hillsboro High, he was all-state, all-conference and all-district as well as the Jefferson County MVP his senior year
Son of Richard and Keena Swafford
Born November 11, 1989, in St. Louis, Mo.
Psychology major and history minor at Missouri State