Koty Frank - Baseball - Arkansas Razorbacks

#28 Koty Frank

RHP | Grad. | 6-2 | 225 | R/R | Tushka, Okla. | Tushka HS / Eastern Oklahoma State College / Nebraska

Graduate (2024)
» CSC Academic All-District Team

Graduate (2023)
» First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll

Made six appearances on the mound before suffering a season-ending injury … Went 0-0 with a 3.09 ERA in 11.2 innings of work … Allowed four runs on nine hits and one walk while striking out nine … Limited opposing hitters to a .214 batting average … Made his Razorback debut vs. Texas (Feb. 17) in the College Baseball Showdown at Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas … Punched out one in a scoreless inning of relief vs. #9 Oklahoma State (Feb. 19) in the College Baseball Showdown at Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas … Racked up a season-high three strikeouts over 2.2 scoreless innings against Grambling (Feb. 21) … Went a season-long four innings in relief against Illinois State (March 1), matching his season high with three strikeouts.

Senior at Nebraska (2022)
» Academic All-Big Ten

Made 14 appearances with seven starts on the mound … Went 5-0 with a 3.81 ERA … Totaled 70 strikeouts in 59 innings … Limited opposing hitters to a .241 batting average … Had five starts with at least five innings … Notched seven outings with at least six strikeouts, including a season-high 10 strikeouts against Northwestern State … Posted wins against Northwestern State, Michigan, Indiana, Minnesota and Michigan State … Member of Nebraska’s combined one-hitter against BYU, which was the first for the Huskers since March 9, 2019 … Against BYU, Frank pitched allowed one hit in 6.2 shutout innings with seven strikeouts … Recorded nine strikeouts in 5.1 innings against Indiana and five innings vs. Michigan.

Junior at Nebraska (2021)
Made 13 relief appearances on the mound in first season with the Big Red … Had a 3-1 record with one save in 27.1 innings … Notched 21 strikeouts with a 4.94 ERA and .202 opponent batting average … Garnered wins at Illinois, at Indiana and vs. Northeastern … Made three consecutive relief appearances without allowing a run … Pitched a season-high 3.2 innings at Illinois and vs. Northeastern … Recorded season-high three strikeouts in four games … Appeared in two games in relief in the NCAA Fayetteville Regional, earning a win while pitching 3.2 innings of relief in the opening game of the Regional against Northeastern.

Sophomore at Eastern Oklahoma State College (2020)
Went 5-0 in five starts with a 2.68 ERA and two complete games during the pandemic-shortened season … Held opponents to a .175 batting average and recorded a 6-to-1 strikeout to walk ratio (48-to-8) … Finished his career at EOSC ranked in the top five in program history in career ERA (3.33) and strikeouts (127), compiling an 11-6 record over 110.2 innings with seven complete games in 19 starts.

Freshman at Eastern Oklahoma State College (2019)
Led the pitching staff in ERA (3.62) and strikeouts (79) … Posted the lowest opponent batting average among team starters (.240) … Earned first-team All-Region honors.

High School
Attended Tushka High School in Tushka, Okla. … Helped the team to a state title in 2016 and runner-up honors in 2017 and 2018 … As an all-state performer, went 21-2 as a senior … First start of his senior season was a 17-strikeout shutout in 6.0 innings … Honor roll student and member of National Honor Society.