|29 Carter Harrell
As a Senior in 2005
Missed entire 2005 season due to injury.
Received a medical redshirt and is eligible to play
As a Junior in 2004
Made 16 appearances and six starts during his
first season on the Pirates' pitching staff ... Produced
a 5-2 record and compiled a 3.00 earned run
average in 48.0 innings of work ... Surrendered 50
hits, 23 runs, 16 earned runs, 14 walks while striking
out 40 (7.5 per nine innings pitched) ... Made
starts against Campbell (2/18), North Carolina A&T (2/24), Appalachian State
(3/10), Marshall (3/16), Charlotte (4/4) and Saint Louis (5/8) ... Guided Pirates
to perfect 6-0 record in games started ... In all, logged a 4-0 mark with a 2.25
ERA as a starter (32.0 innings, 24 strikeouts) ... Picked up one save (vs. N.C.
State 4/21) after throwing 4.0 scoreless innings and fanning five vs. Wolfpack ...
Credited with win in ECU's season-opener, allowing one hit in two innings
against UNC Asheville 2/13 ... Collected other victories against Campbell
(2/18), Appalachian State (3/10), Marshall (3/16) and Saint Louis (5/8) ... Suffered
losses vs. Arizona State (3/6) and Southern Miss (5/21) ... Rolled to a 4-1
record and 0.73 ERA in first six outings ... Allowed a .262 opponent batting
average (.210 vs. RH, .347 vs. LH) ... Made just one post-season appearance -
pitching one scoreless inning (two hits, three Ks) against Stony Brook in NCAA
Kinston Regional opener ... Was 1-1 with a 6.23 ERA in seven Conference USA
contests (two starts) ... Won four of five decisions (4-1) and booked a 1.17 ERA
in nine non-league outings (four starts) ... Struck out 29 non-conference hitters
and walked just four in 30.2 innings ... Was 4-0 (2.28) in nine home games, 1-
2 (4.19) in six road contests ... Made all six starts and won all five games during
day games (10 contests, 38.1 innings) ... Monthly totals include February (2-0,
0.00 in three games, two starts), March (2-1, 2.81 in four games, two starts),
April (0-0, 5.56 in five games, one start), May (1-1, 4.15 in three games, one
start) and June (0-0, 0.00 in one game, no starts) ... Longest stint of season was
7.0 inning effort in start vs. Saint Louis 5/8 ... Averaged over five innings per
start ... Struck out five or more hitters on three occasions, with a personal-best
of six vs. Campbell in first start of ECU career ... Walked more than one batter
just twice in 16 appearances ... Suffered through roughest outing at Charlotte
4/4 (season-highs in runs/8 and earned runs/6 in 4.0 innings).
At Louisburg College in 2003
Posted a 5-7 record with a 3.80 ERA as a sophomore for the Hurricanes ....
Listed as one of the Top 10 Junior College Pitchers according to Baseball America.
At the University of North Carolina in 2002
Compiled an 8-4 record with a 3.88 ERA during his rookie season at
North Carolina ... Eight victories were the most wins ever by a frosh hurler
in UNC history ... Defeated top-ranked Clemson as one of his triumphs ...
Fanned 65 hitter in 58 innings as a freshman for the Tar Heels.
At Rocky Mount High School
Lettered in baseball, football and basketball ... Named the North Carolina
Player-of-the-Year by Gatorade, Pro-Line and USA Today ... Booked a 9-
2 record with a 0.95 ERA and 127 strikeouts ... Earned all-state honors as a
junior and senior ... A three-time all-conference selection ... Struck out a
school-record 19 vs. Hillsborough Orange High School (2001) and tossed a
no-hitter vs. New Hanover in a first-round playoff matchup in 2002 ... A
Marines Scholar-Athlete academic honoree ... Also picked up two letters in
football (quarterback) and one in basketball (small forward).
Full name is Carter Samuel Harrell ... Born November 14, 1982 in
Whiteville, N.C. ... Son of Cecil and Dena Harrell ... Has a pair of brothers
(Jason and Jon) ... Majoring in communications ... Uncle (Bobby Hodges)
was inducted into the East Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame in 1974 as a football
and basketball standout (1950-53).