2008 (Jr.): Third on the team with 20 appearances - all out of the bullpen - and went 3-2 record and a 6.55 ERA ... Struck out 21 and walked 12 in 34.1 innings ... Opponents hit just .161 as the leadoff man against him ... Worked a season-long 3.1 innings against Sam Houston State (4/11) and Southeastern Louisiana (5/21) ... Season-high three strikeouts came against Akron (3/7) ... Left-handed batters hit just .250 (9-for-26) against him ... 11 of 19 inherited runners eventually scored.
Prior To Lamar: Played two seasons for coach Pete Mejia at McLennan CC in Waco, Texas ... Appeared in nine games and worked 13 innings as a sophomore ... Was 1-2 with a 9.69 ERA and one save ... Participated in the 2007 JUCO All-Star Game at Baylor ... Posted a 5-0 record with one save and 2.70 ERA as a freshman in 2006 ... Struck out 25 and walked just four in 40 innings ... Played summer ball for the Duncanville Deputies of the Texas Collegiate League.
High School: Played for coach Ted Nowell at Mesquite Poteet HS ... Career record of 29-4 while earning First Team All-District honors his final three years.
Personal: Ricky Testa was born 4/8/87 in West Palm Beach, Fla. ... Son of Rick and Susan Testa ... General Studies major with a Business minor.