Appeared in 23 games, all in relief ... Went 3-1 with a team-high seven saves and a 4.56 ERA ... Struck out 64 batters in 47 1/3 innings ... Took over the closer role after all-time saves leader Mark Melancon was shut down in early April ... at USC (May 26-28): Earned his sixth and seventh saves in a combined 3 1/3 innings in two appearances ... Closed out UA’s season-ending game with a scoreless inning of work. Gave up one unearned run over 2 1/3 innings for the save in the series-opening, 10-5, Arizona win ... No. 12 Arizona State (May 19-21): Set the Arizona freshman record for saves with a four-inning outing against the Sun Devils ... Washington State (May 13-15): Worked a combined two innings in two appearances ... UNLV (May 5-7): Tied a season-high with seven strikeouts and earned his third win of the year with five-inning outing against UNLV, the school he transferred from ... at Washington (April 28-30): Was charged with his only loss of the year after giving up one earned run on two hits over two innings of work ... Southern Utah (April 25-26): Tied the Arizona freshman record for saves with against the Thunderbirds. Tossed 1 1/3 scoreless innings in
Redshirted his freshman season after undergoing Tommy John surgery on his left elbow after his senior year in high school.
Participated at the 2003 Area Code Games in
Full name: Daniel Robert Schlereth ... Born 5/9/86 in Anchorage, Alaska ... Son of Mark and Lisa Schlereth ... Father, who is currently an analyst for ESPN, played 12 seasons in the NFL for the Washington Redskins and Denver Broncos, and was a member of three Super Bowl-winning teams ... Mother graduated from Hawaii, father from Idaho ... Has two sisters, Alexandria and Avery ... Is undecided in area of academic pursuit.