UNLV baseball clinches its first series win over San Diego State since 2008.
2012 Posted a 2-5 mark, playing in 16 games and making eight starts as a sophomore for the Rebels ... Logged 54.2 innings on the season and recorded 63 strikeouts, which was the second most on the team ... Picked up his first win of the season on April 15 against Nebraska-Omaha, throwing 6.0 innings in the 20-1 victory ... Recorded a career-high 11 strikeouts against Air Force on April 22 in 6.1 innings of work.
2011 Posted a 1-2 mark, playing in 10 games and making four starts as a true freshman for the Rebels ... Logged 22.1 innings on the season and recorded 10 strikeouts ... Picked up his first collegiate win on May 15 at Air Force, throwing 2.2 innings of relief in the 14-9 victory.
HIGH SCHOOL Was a two-time letterman at Arbor View High School under head coach Robert Salazar ... Helped the Aggies to a combined 43-17 record during his junior and senior seasons ... Posted a 6-3 record with a 3.34 ERA and 52 strikeouts during his senior season ... Went 5-2 with a 2.37 ERA, 71 strikeouts and just 14 walks as a junior ... A two-time first team all-division selection ... Named first team Sunrise, second team all-Southern Nevada and second team all-state following his junior year.
PERSONAL George "Buddy" Webster Borden was born on April 29, 1992 in Laramie, Wyoming ... The son of Gaylene and Buddy Borden ... Has a younger brother, Brady ... Also considered Wake Forest, Nevada-Reno and New Mexico State ... A kinesiology major.