2019: Made nine appearances as a rookie, tossing 10.2 innings ... Finished the year with a 1-0 record, a 7.59 ERA and one save ... Picked up his first collegiate save in an impressive relief outing vs. Georgetown on March 30, pitching 3.0 scoreless innings with six strikeouts and just one hit allowed ... Picked up his first collegiate win in his next appearance vs. Radford on April 2 with three more scoreless innings in a 6-5 win, mowing down nine straight hitters with two strikeouts.

Prior to ETSU: Lettered four seasons at Vineland High School in Vineland, New Jersey as a right-handed pitcher and middle infielder for head coach John Malatesta … Led the Red and Gray to a conference championship his junior season, earning the start and the win in the deciding game.

Personal: Born July 27, 2000 ... From Vineland, N.J. … Son of Joseph and Alicia Acosta … Majoring in business.

Pronounced: Ah-cost-uh