The asterisk next to 2020 and 2021 season bios indicate the NJCAA’s decision to grant an extra year of eligibility for student-athletes in light of the COVID-19 pandemic; the student-athlete’s year of eligibility did not “advance” from 2020 to 2021 due to this NJCAA ruling.
Sophomore (2022 – South Florida State): Pitched in six games, making five starts before season-ending elbow surgery…Posted 1-1 record and 1.89 ERA over 19 innings…Tallied 17 strikeouts compared to three walks…Tossed three scoreless frames in season debut against Lake-Sumter State (Jan. 29)…Struck out season-high five across season-long six innings of one-run baseball at Daytona State (Feb. 19).
*Freshman (2021 – South Florida State): Named first team All-Suncoast Conference after appearing in 18 contests and earning 11 starts…Went 4-5 with 2.89 ERA in 71.2 innings…Registered 85 strikeouts and held opponents to .234 batting average…Did not allow earned run in first 11.2 innings…Made first start of season, pitching three frames against College of Central Florida (Feb. 12)…Tossed 4.1 scoreless innings and struck out six vs. Daytona State (Feb. 24)…Did not allow earned run and punched out eight over five innings against Florida Southwestern (Mar. 12)…Totaled career-best 12 strikeouts across seven frames of two-run baseball vs. Hillsborough (Mar. 22)…Twirled complete game shutout, striking out nine against Polk State (Apr. 23).
Freshman (2020 – South Florida State): Played in 11 games and made two starts in shortened 2020 college baseball season…Went 2-2 with 4.96 ERA and 15 strikeouts over 16.1 innings…Notched first career save with scoreless frame vs. Santa Fe (Feb. 15)…Surrendered one unearned run across three innings in first career start (Mar. 8)…Pitched five shutout frames in final appearance of the campaign.
High School: Four-year letterman at Bloomingdale…Mounted 12-6 ledger and 1.87 ERA in final two seasons.
Personal: Parents are Juan Caba and Wendy Ureña…Has one sister and one brother, Darian Reyes and Dylan Caba…Intends to major in health science.