2013 Spring Stats: 3-6, 4.09 ERA, 10 App, 9 GS, 55 IP
Welsh, a 5'10," 195-pound junior from Holland, Pennsylvania, is coming to Madison after his third full season with the Nittany Lions.
Welsh led the Nittany Lions in relief appearances (24) during his sophomore season in 2012 and posted a 3.68 ERA. He ranked eighth in the Big Ten in appearances (25) during his freshman season in 2011 and had a 2-3 record with two saves and a 4.42 ERA.
He attended Council Rock South High School in Holland, Pennsylvania, and earned Second-Team All-League honors during his junior season and received First-Team honors during his senior season in 2010. As a senior, he struck out 74 batters and walked just five in 34.5 innings of work.