ASU: A senior transfer from Villanova...should help bring experience to a young pitching staff...said to have been added to roster because of his appreciation for Bruce Springsteen.
Villanova: Received Medial Redshirt...appeared in 48 games with five starts...recorded a 10-2 record and five saves...In 2006, pitched in six games with one start before sustaining a season-ending injury...had a 1-0 record with three saves and a 4.41 ERA before the injury...In 2005, logged a team-high 23 appearances...compiled a 4-2 record with two saves and a team-leading 2.55 ERA...allowed just 14 earned runs in 49.1 innings pitched...allowed 48 hits while walking just 11 and striking out 32...owned a 0.88 ERA through his first 14 appearances, spanning a total of 30.2 innings...ranked as high as fourth in the nation in ERA during the season...led the team in ERA for the second straight season...In 2004, pitched in 15 games with three starts...went 5-0 with a 1.73 ERA...allowed no earned runs in 11 of 15 appearances...In 2003, saw action in four games out of the bullpen...logged 5.0 innings with a 5.40 ERA.
High School: A 2002 graduate of Brophy College Prep High School in Phoenix, Ariz....earned four varsity letters...captained his team in 2002...went 11-1 as a senior and ranked fifth in the state in strikeouts...earned team MVP honors as a senior...earned all-league, all-region, and all-state honors...played in the Super 50 All-Star Game...named to the all-Arizona Sunbelt Team.
Personal: BIS major focusing on communication... son of Bill and Louise Aust of Phoenix, Ariz.... has two sisters, Colleen and Jenny...his father played college football for Holy Cross...lists Mark Grace as his favorite baseball player and the Arizona Diamondbacks as his favorite team...full name is Theodore Joseph Aust...born August 16, 1983 in Scottsdale, Ariz.
Career Stats at Villanova