Pitched in 12 games and made 3 starts for the AppleSox in 2015…went 0-2 with a 9.37 ERA…tallied 1 save over 31.2 innings pitched and struck out 22 batters while walking 25.
SOPHOMORE WENATCHEE VALLEY COLLEGE
Started and finished 2015 strong, as an ace for the Wenatchee Valley College Knights...through Blankenship’s first four appearances of 2015, the sophomore right-hader was 3-0 with 18 innings pitched and a 1.50 ERA.
FRESHMAN WENATCHEE VALLEY COLLEGE
Blankenship was a tough-luck loser in his final five starts of 2014...he ended the season ranking second on the Knights with 39 strikeouts...he had a 5.11 ERA and won three of his first five college starts.
Graduated from Wenatchee High School (Panthers) in 2013…earned two varsity letters in baseball as a right-handed pitcher, first baseman, third baseman, shortstop and right fielder…also earned a varsity letter as a center on the school basketball team and played quarterback for the football team.
Father, Kory, works for the Wenatchee School District…mother, Alicia Holaday, works at Norco Medical…older brother, Bryan…aunt and grandmother also attended Central Washington…enjoys fishing, being outdoors, time with family and friends, and baseball…majoring in exercise science.