2009: Redshirted in the spring but came back to pitch in two games in the Cardinals' Fall World Series.
Junior College: Played at Panola College for coach Todd Shelton. ... Appeared in 19 games and struck out 35 in 43 innings pitched. ... Compiled a 2-0 record. ... Made 26 appearances as a freshman in 2007 with one save for the Ponies.
High School: Played for coach Scott Lee at Carthage HS. ... Helped the Bulldogs win the 2005 Class 3A state championship as a junior and made the All-State Tournament team at second base. ... Named to the Academic All-District team and was a member of Who's Who of American High School Students as well as a National Honor Society member.
Personal: Kory Dwain Cleveland was born 2/7/88 in Shreveport, La. ... Parents are Kendall and Debbie Cleveland. ... Major is Exercise Science. ... Hobbies are playing sports, especially baseball, lifting weights and playing video games.